Simon Bland

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Sketch Marathon Day 5: Showers

by Simon Bland / May 4, 2016 / Landscape Sketch

A studio sketch of Showers

Showers. 8x10, oil on linen panel. 2016

Another big effort today to keep up with my self imposed goal. I made several attempts to start another small painting, but I found myself getting too caught up in detail to make any of them work.

In addition to this oil sketch, I also made about a dozen small notan sketches as I worked through ideas.