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I am always seeking new forms and expressional techniques while trying to stay true to the classical traditions of the world of art. I believe that emotional charge and adventurous nature translated in the blasts of vivid colors and the special light-emitting space of a painting would invoke positive emotions in the viewers’ souls, helping them to break away from the dull side of everyday life. I am trying to live an interesting life, drawing my inspiration from poetry, music, travel across the world, sailing, and the amazing people I meet in the process. I do believe that "beauty will save the world".

September 20, 2010

September 16, 2010

September 15, 2010

at Artists25

20 min sketch at Artists25 on tuesday night. 60x90cm paper , HB conte.  I did a portrait of this model back in March http://nabatova.blogspot.com/2010/03/at-heliconian-club-monday-march15th.html.  this was 2 hours work.
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September 10, 2010

at TSA thursday night sketching

This are 5, 10 , 15 and 20 min sketches on 24x36 format paper. there are always so many people working , no chance to see model up close. This guy has a very interesting face. Hope to do his portrait one day

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September 08, 2010

at artists25 studio

Newsprint paper , 24x36" conte.  15 and 20 min poses

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September 03, 2010

September 02, 2010

Richard II

It's oil on board. tried to make it smaller that life size. always a challenge for me .
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