Work in Progress

Here is examples of the process, of my abstract art. You can see how the paintings start out as a menagerie of paint splatters (strategically done…somewhat) and progress through the different stages of development.

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Commissioned work – Abstract Painting “In Hiding” work in progress.

Here are a few photos of my latest work. It is a commissioned piece, a 16 x 16 gallery wrapped canvas prepped with many layers of white gesso to smooth out the canvas cross stitching, which gives me the ability to create a lot more detail.               

Herald of a Golden Age – work in progress

 HERALD OF A GOLDEN AGE                                                  BART BAIRD 2016      Here is Herald of a Golden Age work in progress pics..                     … read more

Semblance of Autumn – work in progress

                     Semblance of Autumn was one of my most ambitious pieces. I spent a lot of time on this one, almost a mad obsession.         I started with a somewhat calculated splattering of blue, and then the red, and finally the yellow. Working primary colors… read more

Harbinger – work in progress

   Harbinger, one of my most viewed of my artworks, is also one of my personal favorites. Everything went smooth, and it was the first painting that I took a few photos of the work in progress. …the piece took several hours to produce. Like all my pieces, it took an enormous amount of work… read more