Yay! it’s finally a new year and 2009 is officially in the past…
So I’ve started my new schedule: four days of focused painting and one day of teaching/networking/adminstrative/blogging/etc. (Not all at once of course.) The way I figure it that will give me 24 hours/week of solid painting time. Is this enough? Not sure.
Especially since I just calculated that I have to average 12 paintings a week to make my slightly adjusted deadline of May 1. Gulp.
But believe it or not I think I can do it! These are mostly 6 x 6″ paintings. And many of them, if I stick to all of North America’s mammals, will be rodents. Portraits of rodents — little pointy faces with black beady eyes. Piece of cake!
Hmm. I may have to reconsider that one. Not sure I can handle that much rodentia, despite the temptation of ease of execution.
I think I will end up doing some birds too…
So I took out twelve canvases and put them on my work table yesterday. It’s not that bad. I can do this!
But I did take out some I already started to help me ease into the new year.
Yeah they’re my rules and I can bend them. As long as they get done right?!?! Right!
I can do it!
I’ll post a picture next week of the best of the twelve…