the RAVES series of 4 paintings
40" x 60" acrylic on paper
 
concept as a set of sketches

 

 

 

full size final sketch as a template

 

 

first concept sketch on left next to scaled up sketch

 

 

background painted - RAVE 1

details being added - RAVE 1
 
color triangle study next to the painted piece (on right) on the painting - RAVE 1
 
close up of the painted triangle design - RAVE 1
studies for the barking dog/skull face design - RAVE 1
 
barking dog/skull face design painted - RAVE 1
finished - RAVE 1
 
beginning RAVE 2
 
color studies for the center circle design - RAVE 2
 
circle design marked on painting - RAVE 2
 
circle design painted - RAVE 2
studies for side circle design - RAVE 2
 
detail - side design painted - RAVE 2
detail - side face painted - RAVE 2
color tudies for the gremlin/parrot design - RAVE 2
gremlin/parrot design painted - top of RAVE 2
 
beginning of painting - RAVE 3
 
flying head studies - first sketch on left and color sketch rest on top of the painting - RAVE 3
detail of flying head painted - RAVE 3
 
both Flying Heads painted - RAVE 3
color studies of the center design - RAVE 3
phase one, center design painted - RAVE 3
mockups and color studies for top element - RAVE 3
 
study for top element positioned on top of painting for final review - RAVE 3
 
sketches for phase two of spinning spokes center design - RAVE 3
 
top element painted and spinning spokes added to circles - RAVE 3
 
eyes painted in - RAVE 3
painted eye - RAVE 3
 
finished painting

 

 

 

 

cutout design sketch rests on top of unpainted paper - RAVE 4
 
beginning painting - RAVE 4
 
to-scale color sketches for the Skull Square design - RAVE 4
 
Sketches for the radiating design that envelops the Skull Square design- RAVE 4
 
radiating design marked out in place on painting - RAVE 4
partially painted radiating design with beginning of skull square design - RAVE 4
 
finished painted radiating skull square design - RAVE 4
 
side face painted - RAVE 4
 
progress of eye design painted - RAVE 4
 
finished painted eye design - RAVE 4
finished painted side flames - RAVE 4
 


finished painting

 

 

 

RAVE 1 - 40" x 60"
acrylic on watercolor paper

RAVE 2 - 40" x 60"
acrylic on watercolor paper

RAVE 3 - 40" x 60"
acrylic on watercolor paper
RAVE 4 - 40" x 60"
acrylic on watercolor paper
 


 


PATROU