Tag Archives: macabre art

S is for Sawing

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S is for Sawing. Embroidery in progress. Panel of my Executioner’s Alphabet, Tapestry in progress.

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A Pale Rider

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Work in progress. The last person to be buried in a churchyard each year is called the Ankon, who becomes death itself. He rides through town in the form of a skeleton and is a portent of death. – Folk Lore of Brittany

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R is for Rat Torture

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R is for Rat Torture. 9″ x 12″ cotton floss on cotton canvas. One panel of my Executioner’s Alphabet, Tapestry in progress.

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Spooky Portrait

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I spent a good bit of time on the first portrait, and got it wrong.. a little bit… it needs a little bit more nudging into place. A very few millimeters make a very big difference. I will keep at it until I get it right.

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Spooky Portrait

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Now both of my models are very roughly sketched in. I have a place to start.

 

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Spooky Portrait

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Very rough portraiting today.

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Spooky Portrait

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Spooky Portrait. Work in progress

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