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 studies for the gremlin/parrot design - RAVE 2

 

 

gremlin/parrot design painted - top of RAVE 2
 
Finished painting - 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
 
eye color and design studies - RAVE 3

 

 

eyes painted in - RAVE 3

 

 

painted eye - RAVE 3

 

 

finished painting - RAVE 3

 

 

 

 

cutout design sketch rests on top of unpainted paper for review - 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 4

 

 

 

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
 


 


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