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Tom Sarmo Tom Sarmo: The Cranky Bird Studio

English - Art, Painting, Art Ideas
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Tom Sarmo · 2W ago

Some Plein Air, and an Experiment, cont'd

Been working on many projects in the studio, but also taking some time to do a bit of on-location drawing and painting with some fellow DIS members. This study is of a garden off an alley in...
Tom Sarmo · 3W ago

Angry Goblin Process

A bit of a sequence to this artwork with some less-than-steller iPhone photos.The drawing began with red colored pencil--Verithin Poppy in this case. White highlights added with a Signo whit...
Tom Sarmo · 4W ago

Experiment

Pear Trees at 7:30 amHave pretty much bailed on social media, outside of keeping up with events and such. I like the way it feels. I don't know if it's a permanent thing.  Not being judgemen...
Tom Sarmo · 1M ago

My Art Book (and a Sticker Pack)!

My artwork from the past three years, compiled in a really nice, 96 page volume!This past year brought a solo exhibition for me at Helikon Gallery. Along with the show, the gallery director ...
Tom Sarmo · 1M ago

Afterword at Helikon Gallery--Opening this Week!

Above is one of the posters for Afterword. A Tribute to Literature.It's the completed piece from my previous post,Macbeth and a GhostHere's the line-up of all invited artists for an easier r...
Tom Sarmo · 1M ago

Macbeth and a Ghost: Afterword at Helikon Gallery

http://tomsarmo.blogspot.com/Macbeth and Macduff (preliminary sketch). Ink with watercolor, approx. 3" x 5"Over and over again, Helikon Gallery presents unique and amazing shows. This Novemb...
Tom Sarmo · 1M ago

DIY Artwork Bags

Recently read about a company that made carrying bags for artwork, and they sounded great.Especially because this photo illustrates my usual method for carting artwork to galleries and conve...
Tom Sarmo · 2M ago

Death gets a lot of Idea-Help

http://www.tomsarmo.comDeath might run out of ideas from time to time, but people always manage to assist him with new and effective ways of killing their brothers and sisters. Poison gas? S...
Tom Sarmo · 2M ago

Perfectly Mistaken

http://tomsarmo.blogspot.com/[This is a re-post of a blog previously published in the winter of 2014--more relevant to me and my work now than ever.]Flaws.Blog-reading accompanies the coffee...
Tom Sarmo · 2M ago

Animal Parameters at Valkarie Gallery!

http://www.tomsarmo.comFor the third year in a row, I'm excited to be part of a fall show at Valkarie Gallery!Animal Parameters is coming soon, and my works will join the amazing art ofhttp:...