Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Nude #1093 -ink painting by Gretchen Kelly

11"x9.5" ink, gouache + graphite

I painted a series of nudes from vintage photos with inks.
I am trying out this medium because of the beautiful bleeding qualities.
There are so many colors  that are new to me.

Monday, August 29, 2011

Nude #1092 - contemporary figurative by Gretchen Kelly

11"x13" ink

I have been trying out inks in different colors. 
The vibrancy and blending of colors is exciting.

Sunday, August 28, 2011

One Minute Pose series C.7-10 - quick figurative sketches by Gretchen Kelly

11"x13" gouache + watercolor + graphite on turquoise paper
four more from this series of ten - the other six sold last week.
all 4 SOLD

Sunday, August 14, 2011

One Minute Pose series C.1-6 - by Gretchen Kelly

10" x13" gouache, watercolor + graphite on chartreuse paper
This one is still available for $60. the other 5 are sold.

11"x14" watercolor, gouache, graphite on chartruese and green paper.
 All are from one minute poses in a series of 10.

5 sold to a collector in North Carolina
1 still available

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Nudes #1086, #1087, #1088 - watercolor nudes by Gretchen Kelly

Nude #1086 - 11"x14" watercolor, gouache, graphite
Nude #1087 - 11"x14" watercolor, gouache, pastel + graphite
Nude #1088 - 14"x11" watercolor, gouache, graphite
All are from 5 minute poses each
$175 each - to purchase: EMAIL ME!

Monday, August 08, 2011

Sunday, August 07, 2011

Nude #1084 - watercolor nude by Gretchen Kelly

14"x20" watercolor, gouache, graphite
SOLD to a collector in Wisconsin

I painted Susie today. This is a 10 minute pose....So glad she's here in the summer to model. 


Monday, August 01, 2011

Nude #1083 + Portrait - watercolor figurative works by Gretchen Kelly

Nude #1083 - 13"x 19" watercolor, gouache, graphite

Portrait of Nude #1083 - 10"x13" watercolor, gouache + graphite

Both are from a 25 minute pose