2569062 miniature

I haven’t painted anything in weeks, so I’m easing back into it with another miniature of an exisiting number painting: 2569062. This is all pen so technically I suppose it’s not a “painting”. The blue numbers are card stock stickers. This is the easiest way for me to protect the white space of the numbers–they’ll come off when I’m done. Oh, and I realized too late that I had only 2 6s/9s so one has had to do double duty, which is why the 9 is already blank. Share this…TwitterLinkedinPinterestemailGoogle+

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14 (study a): complete

This was more of a study with of the forms and media…I’m actually completely unhappy with the color, but wanted to experiment with flourescents a bit. The numbers are coated in two different media–a “lava” texture (the 1) and a glass bead gel (the 4). Look for a do-over with the “real” colors soon. Share this…TwitterLinkedinPinterestemailGoogle+

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230: work in progress

This is what I’ve been been painting for the last several days, and this is what it’s looked like at various stages. It’s 36″ x 48″ and the texture is made with a variety of threads, strings, and other fibers, along with many, MANY layers of paint and mediums including a lava texture and glass beads. In the end the overall look will be similar to 14078. It (like the other) started as a small sketch; I spent a lovely morning at Kinko’s massively enlarging it to get to this point. I was surely beloved by all of my fellow[…]

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