Category Archives: Painting

Virtual Garage Sale 2016

Welcome to the Virtual Garage Sale 2016. I’ve never done this before but I thought it was about time to spread these works to the wanting masses. Let me know if you want a piece and we can talk about … Continue reading

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Gallery of New Work, Glimmering Apparitions

I’ve been painting a lot. I discovered that I could use paper, so a good portion of this gallery is stuff on paper, cheap and portable substrate. I am enjoying the exploration of this technique. A lot of good feedback, … Continue reading

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Show Pieces’ Statements

  Artist Statement Katarina Countiss Katarina Countiss (Honolulu, United States) makes paintings and drawings. By exploring the concept of landscape in a nostalgic way, Countiss creates intense personal moments masterfully created by means of rules and omissions, acceptance and refusal, … Continue reading

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Reappearance of Glowing Song

I enjoyed this process. I’m curious how to hang these. I really like the effect of the under painting coming through the starry pattern when back lit. I’m wondering how to achieve that effect in a gallery setting. That would … Continue reading

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Floating Doodle

I was trying out a collection of brushes I recently purchased as a Christmas present to myself. I’ve done these noodly doodles before. Start out with one kind of petal-y shape and then add to it until comfortable. I don’t … Continue reading

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Live Model Painting

I’ve never painted from a live model until yesterday. I found out about a long pose meetup and went to The Atelier School of Classical RealismΒ with two of my friends. We had a great time, though I might not go … Continue reading

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Leaf falling under bridge in a small town

  A couple of days ago, I painted this. It was an afternoon where I had a friend over and thought it would be a fun time to break out the acrylics. I call this painting “Leaf falling under bridge … Continue reading

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