“The House That Jack Built”-Week Seven


“The House That Jack Built”

Week Seven-Second Corner with Suggestions


Herein is the second corner of the Pen & Ink worksheet with suggestions from viewers to “The House That Jack Built” project. This is a camera shot rather than a digital scan so coloring is different from the previous “2nd corner” post.

Thanks to all that have participated so far.

As I mentioned in the first post (June 16) of this project, not all suggestions can be incorporated into the image. However some suggestions I do not include may still find their way into another corner of the house.

An example of this-Ivy was suggested for the Second Corner and I have decided to add this to the Fourth Corner area. A cat was suggested in the First Corner posting, I have used it in the Second Corner “framed painting with the rocking chair”.

As I continue to lay out the painting, some shifting, additions, and alterations of suggestions can still take place up to the final strokes of the brush.


Next week I will post the Third Corner with areas to be considered and look forward to additional suggestions.


The continuing posting schedule for the project is, as laid out:

Today,  Monday, July 28; Second Corner with suggested items.

Monday, August 4; Post the Third Corner for suggestions of that area

Continue the sequence, and end the project with the posting of the completed painting.


Art notes:

All images and text are copyright Craig L Haupt

Postings of “The House That Jack Built” are every Monday Evening.

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2 thoughts on ““The House That Jack Built”-Week Seven

    • Thanks, Karen. I saw a couple of other comments about having trouble with “cut and paste”/uploading to the comment box on the Week Eight post. I don’t know if that’s your comment or a message from WordPress. Anyway, I will check to see if it’s something on my site that is of issue.

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