13 Cups of Tea

Art of Kayci Monar. For prints, visit 13cupsoftea.webs.com. to check out my personal blog, go to nevertoomuchtea.tumblr.com
Cross hatching study done in charcoal.

Cross hatching study done in charcoal.

Series of expressive studies of a can opener. The first two are done with charcoal, the last in graphite.

Hey everyone! Thanks so much for sticking with me and I’m terribly sorry I’m not at all consistent with posts. Its been a busy summer with classes and moving into my new apartment. But I’ve started doing some art stuff again (and this time its not for school which is pretty cool) and I just wanted to share some sketches of what’s to come with you lovely people.

Hey everyone! Thanks so much for sticking with me and I’m terribly sorry I’m not at all consistent with posts. Its been a busy summer with classes and moving into my new apartment. But I’ve started doing some art stuff again (and this time its not for school which is pretty cool) and I just wanted to share some sketches of what’s to come with you lovely people.

Self Portrait in oil paint on wooden panel

Self Portrait in oil paint on wooden panel

Painting white shells on white cloth in oil paint whooohoo

Painting white shells on white cloth in oil paint whooohoo

Celebrating van Gogh’s birthday by doing some painting myself.
(sorry for such terrible image quality…my phone isn’t as smart as the others)

Celebrating van Gogh’s birthday by doing some painting myself.

(sorry for such terrible image quality…my phone isn’t as smart as the others)

concept in progress…

concept in progress…

Just a sketch
Not really an original concept either
Just how I feel a lot

Just a sketch

Not really an original concept either

Just how I feel a lot

Acrylic Abstract things
Honestly it was made with masking tape and paint so

Acrylic Abstract things

Honestly it was made with masking tape and paint so

I painted with oil paints for the first time and this is what happened.

I painted with oil paints for the first time and this is what happened.

A pretty not so great photo of a pretty decent but really rushed painting I did for one of the kids I teach art to. 
acrylic on canvas board

A pretty not so great photo of a pretty decent but really rushed painting I did for one of the kids I teach art to.

acrylic on canvas board

"Hands Eat Feet"
Hand and feet study, nupastel

"Hands Eat Feet"

Hand and feet study, nupastel

charcoal reduction drawing

charcoal reduction drawing

Recreation of Caravaggio’s “Judith Beheading Holofernes”
done in charcoal

Recreation of Caravaggio’s “Judith Beheading Holofernes”

done in charcoal

Life Drawing
charcoal
This one’s my favorite. I think I captured her face really well.

Life Drawing

charcoal

This one’s my favorite. I think I captured her face really well.