I'm finding it very hard to believe that 2020 is nearly over. I wish I could say I was glad, but really I feel like we have a long road ahead of us still with COVID-19. Oh, I think we'll recover and life will go back to the way it was (more or less, because … Continue reading Space 2020-6
In my last post, I told you all about ACEO's and my little miniature artworks. Today, I won't keep your attention for quite so long and I'll just let you get to where you want to be: looking at the artwork. This is one of my early space ACEO's: Ice Castle 2.5" x 3.5" acrylic … Continue reading Painting Week #2
I've added a couple new paintings to my online stores. I'm excited to share one of my newer nebula paintings. Nebula 20-44"x6" acrylic on canvas board© 2020 Dawn Blair For a time, I thought I had pretty much finished the nebula paintings. I felt like I'd learned all I could from them. But then, I … Continue reading Space nebula painting
Since I've been spending all summer telling people about the free fiction here, I thought it might be time to also issue a reminder: this is just a first draft, not the final thing. Text will change. Scenes will be added or removed as the story needs. It is not a completed book. PSA over. … Continue reading Palladium – Chapter 28
This weekend I will be out at the Thousand Springs Festival of Art. I have a few new pieces I've done since Twin Falls Art in the Park, as well as new ACEO's. I also have a few new magnets. I completely sold out of the magnets I had on hand at FanX. I haven't … Continue reading Palladium – Chapter 27
A tree dreams of space in this painting.
Honestly, I never expected the nebula to give the problems that it did. I thought I had this.
The painting continues to take form.
Beginnings of a new space painting
My six-sided painting. I was pretty excited to find this canvas. I knew immediately that I wanted to do a space painting on this. Once I felt ready, I painted the canvas black. The picture above shows it all prepared and ready. My first layer: It's hard not to block a painting in like this … Continue reading Nebula on a hexagon