A View From the Easel #ArtTuesday

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Hyperallerigic has a series where artists submit photos of their workspaces (It reminds me a little of our Cats of Engineering page). It is fascinating to check in and see behind the curtain of different makers studios!

Via Hyperallergic:

Carolyn Hancock, Richmond, TX

Pastels and light cover my studio. I squeezed my studio into a long, narrow sunroom, but found all I need for actual painting is about six square feet. That’s a six-foot table so all my pastels are visible and in easy reach, an easel, and step-back space.

The opposite end of the studio may be the most important: a comfy couch for resetting my energy, for studying, and most importantly, to look down the room at what is on the easel. From that resting spot and distance, I can analyze a painting and see its good and bad parts. A big desk in the center holds everything needed for sketching, value and color studies, and full size drawing. An expandable table with a mat cutter and a beautiful bookcase that I built for my art books complete the room.

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