OK, paint a little and walk away - 6 times today. This photo below shows it colour balanced as close to the actual painting as I can get it right now.
Decision time - Do I like it enough to finish it? Do I like it enough to spend $400 to double mat and frame it? Or should I treat it as a practice for an oil painting? Or put it away for a few months and then see what I think of it?
And here comes the next community art program! Covid19 compliant and FREE! Register online:
Valley Visual Artists
Merritt once had a local art group called "Valley Visual Artists." They painted together regularly, organized annual art shows and hosted art workshops. It faded away, but never really disappeared. Maybe the VVA will rise again...