Thursday, October 14, 2010
Layer 1: Black Bob Ross gesso over Clairefontaine Acrylic paper
Layer 2: Flower mandala painted with inexpensive Folk Art acrylic paints.
Layer 3: Ink doodle over flower with a White Uniball Signo UM-153 Broad gel pen (JetPens)
Layer 4: Thinly applied additional black gesso.
Layer 5: Winsor & Newton Galeria Titanium White acrylic
Layer 6: C.P Cadmium Red Dark Golden acrylic paint
Layer 7: Additional phrases and ink doodles, White Uniball Signo UM-153 Broad gel pen (JetPens)
I am typically pretty impatient when I create. I like to finish something in one sitting as I love the instant gratification factor. This piece has been pretty unusual in that I've been working on it for at least a month, adding more here & there. I'm really liking it and am not yet sure if it's finished. It might need just a little more red.