Some of the most frequently asked questions are, “How long did this take you?” and “What is your process?” While I don’t time myself when creating a piece, I can tell you that each individual canvas is unique. For example, when my vision is clear and concise, I can complete 14” x 14” canvas within 8 hours. Other pieces can take me up to 40+ hours to complete. There are just too many variables to have a precise answer.
Each step of the process is quite unique. While making Best Friends, I was thinking about all the different directions I could go. Here, you can see a sample of the stages Marilyn went through before she was officially finished.