Q: What’s on the easel today?

Preliminary sketch

Preliminary sketch

A:  I’m working on a preliminary charcoal sketch for my next pastel painting.

Comments are welcome!

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New York Artist Barbara Rachko www.barbararachko.com shares her perspective on pastel painting, photography, and the creative inspiration she finds in pre-Columbian civilizations, mythology, and travel to remote places, like her new favorite destinations, Peru and Bolivia.

Posted on August 20, 2016, in Creative Process, Working methods and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. It is interesting to view the isolated figures. The man is prominent suggesting someone sinister, drawing the hypnotized character forward. If this is your intention, I can see why the innocent members–the baby and insects–may have been superfluous, but I like them very much in the original print.

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