Steve Sorrell artwork: Rhodochrosite with quartz and tetrahedrite from the Sweet Home Mine, Pincushion II pocket, Alma, Colorado. Original specimen is 9.6x6.2x4.2 cm. Water-mixable oil on black card.
Steve Sorrell: First painting for 2013. This particular image is being painted by at least two other mineral artists. You can see my progress pictures, the original image, and (when they are done) the other artists' works, here http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=27533#27533.
Steve Sorrell artwork: Blue kinoite and colourless apophyllite-(KOH) from the Christmas Mine, Gila Co., Arizona. The largest apophyllite crystal is only about 0.8mm across. Water mixable oils on black card.
Steve Sorrell: My last painting for 2012. Fluorite and aquamarine from Erongo, Namibia. Painted using water-mixable oils on black card. More art here: http://mineralart.blogspot.com.au.
Steve Sorrell Artwork: Chrysocolla pseudomorphing brochantite with arsentsumebite, Reward Mine, Manzanar Station area, Inyo Co., California. Watercolour and gouache on black card.
Steve Sorrell Artwork: Crocoite with dundasite and gibbsite, Adelaide Mine, Dundas, Tasmania. The original will be going with me to Tucson in a few weeks. Gouache on black card.
Steve Sorrell painting: Painted in recognition of this year's theme for Tucson, I offer up a Canadian fluorite (from Rossport, Ontario). Water-mixable oils on black card. Finished over two nights.
Steve Sorrell artwork: Barite, Cerro Warihuyn, Peru, Watercolour pencils (Derwent Inktense and others), with ink outline and highlights, on Art Spectrum fine tooth 210gsm paper.
Steve Sorrell: Elbaite from Pederneira claim, São José da Safira, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Water mixable oils on black card...