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Informal Write up for the 9 of Wands

Ok, here is the informal write up for the 9 of Wands.  I say it is informal because it is just something to let people know in general where I was going with the image rather than a full dissection … Continue reading

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9 of Wands, Complete!

It’s a frakkin miracle!!! 

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9 of Wands problems and solutions.

I think I figured out at least one aspect of the dream I wrote about yesterday.  I woke up at 4am this morning and couldn’t get back to sleep so I came downstairs, laid on the couch, and thought about … Continue reading

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9 of Wands, first night painting.

I didn’t have a great time painting tonight.  Every time I tried to blend colors they were lifting instead leaving bleached out spots, and all the colors that were looking so beautiful on the palette, and were so well thought … Continue reading

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Art is Freedom

After a lot of thought I decided that I wasn’t going to force anything and so there are no columns.  Or I should say, they did not want to be depicted seperately in this image.  So, I finished up and … Continue reading

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9 of Wands, no new sketch yet…

I worked on the 9 of Wands last night but image wise was totally unproductive!  It’s the darn background!!    I guess I’m not totally sold on the columns….I don’t like, maybe, adding elements I don’t *feel* there, its almost gimmicky, … Continue reading

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9 of Wands sketch 3

My mom has been here the last 4 days (had a good visit) so I haven’t had a chance to work on it until tonight.    I realized I made a big, big mistake.  I didn’t plan on any kind of a … Continue reading

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9 of Wands sketch 2

This is last nights work. It doesn’t seem like much for a couple hours does it?   I totally lose myself though.  Lately I get so lost that any noise that snaps me back into reality scares the crap out of me.    … Continue reading

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9 of Wands sketch 1

There’s what I did last night.   I just traced my rough sketch onto my good paper then started rendering the tigers nose.   It’s slow going right now because I am trying to design the stripes just right so I am … Continue reading

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9 of Wands Ride the Lightning

(Boy does this music bring back a flood of old memories!) Tarotwise it has been like a rollercoaster this past week!  I have the 9 of Wands rough sketch nearly done.  Last week I thought I had it and then … Continue reading

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