a few alla prima

Here are a few recent pieces that were painted from life in one sitting. Painting from life is wonderful on many levels. I love the energy, loose brush work, and vivid colors that can be achieved. For more information on these pieces please contact me through my contact page or email me at: vancannonart@gmail.com

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From Michael Siegel's Workshop

Had an awesome opportunity to take a workshop with Master painter Michael Siegel this weekend. Here are a few photos from it.

Start of Demo

Start of Demo

Mid way through demo

Mid way through demo

Beautiful Close up

Beautiful Close up

After the Demo it was our turn to paint. This is from a day and 1/2 pose

After the Demo it was our turn to paint. This is from a day and 1/2 pose

Detail towards the end of the day

Detail towards the end of the day

A great experience to learn a new color palette. 

A great experience to learn a new color palette.