The Old Well Drilling Rig

Roger finds a weather worn drilling truck and sets up his easel to begin painting on location in Butte, Montana at the “World Museum of Mining before the rain starts. A solid drawing is  complete and partial painting is begun before it's rained out so Roger continues the process back in his studio using reference photographs. Attention is paid to color and light on the old vehicle and easy but effective techniques are applied to give the rusty surface a convincing look.
Sarah explores one of the world’s most productive copper mines ”. She hears about old time mining days from a retired miner and enters one of the tunnels with a guide to experience what it was like to work by candlelight.
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