This painting adds a level of detail which I don’t usually include in my paintings. For that reason I an including a few images which reflect the process. Please let me know what you think?
Initial drawing with values created with oil paint.
Freehand painted background design and first color layer.
Above, second color layer and beginning of table cloth.Above, third color layer and continuing to conceptualize table cloth. I rather liked the unpainted tapestry area but ultimately painted it. Below final painting after many adjustments to color and values with glazed oil painting techniques.