"Tang Horse #2", 6x8 inches, oil on linen on panel
Recently I've been busy painting some larger works in my studio, so haven't posted for a bit. After painting in such a small format the past number of months, it's really a treat to go back to something on a larger scale.
This Tang Dynasty horse is one from the series I painted. Early on in my career I painted real live horses and as a kid spent hours drawing horses and dogs. I always wanted my own horse and have had a lifetime love of all things to do with them, which my Dad passed along to me.
I've had to satisfy myself with sculpting them in paint - this seems to be working for me fine.