The gift of pastel pencils has now turned into an obsession. I went ahead and bought regular pastels to speed up things… I’ve watched videos… I’ve glanced at some library books. The pastels arrived Thursday and I began Saturday night.
I picked a photo from my ipad… Powder River Pass.
Honestly… this is the first picture I’ve done that I actually LIKED. I entitled it ” 9,666′ ” . The wind seems to howl up there fairly constantly, and I think I managed to capture the blowing snow! Yup. This one, I’ll keep!
It was Absolutely Gorgeous here today, so after some chores, I decided the studio was the place to be.
Dally helped me with a little plein air artwork… but pretty soon, they were antsy, so I didn’t get it done.
It was almost 50 degrees and we decided we’d better go check on the bees. On a warm day like today, they should be out flying, at least if they are still alive.
The dogs come to chase bunnies in the junkyard, and I headed to the Bee Barn. As I approached, I couldn’t believe my eyes…