Monthly Archives: November 2013

Broken legs, and other travesties

One never expects a broken leg to be garnered at an opening reception. But, along with other “life” highlights, that’s where I have been. I also took a 2nd part-time job as a custom framer-haven’t done that in a few days either.
But, I have painted, and a lot! I am watching a real evolution in my style and palette. I have gotten very comfortable with a more AE application and I am not sure where some of this palette is coming from!

When Life Gives You Lemons, in progress, (c) Daryl-Ann Dartt Hurst. 12"x12", oil, MM on linoleum tile.

When Life Gives You Lemons, in progress, (c) Daryl-Ann Dartt Hurst. 12″x12″, oil, MM on linoleum tile.

I am further exploring the whole elimination of the grid by totally reworking the last of the Art in Small Places pieces that had the 16-square grid. “Genuine” is one of those. “Predisposed” (below) is another.
Predisposed, 2013 (c) Daryl-Ann Dartt Hurst, watercolor, gel medium, acrylic, oil pastel. 6"x6".
“With Regards to the History” also accomplishes the dissemination of the grid.
"With Regards to the History", 2013, (c) Daryl-Ann Dartt Hurst, Watercolor, acrylic, oil pastel, marker, 6"x6".

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Genuine, (c) Daryl-Ann Dartt Hurst, 2013

Genuine, (c) Daryl-Ann Dartt Hurst, 2013

Small watercolor, 6″x6″, and mixed medium including acrylic and oil pastel.