Challenge – In The Style Of…..

So this challenge is

…any subject, in any medium, in a First Nations style.

We live on the West Coast and have a huge number of extraordinary artists that paint in this style.

My inspiration was this image from the ‘net; I’m guessing it might be a stencil, but I’m not sure


I drew it out, and included a moon


and added a bit more detail than the original


It was more difficult than I expected.  I’m not very good at accuracy, and this would look better if the lines were more precise and the edges more even.

Then I added some color


and lastly, I added the moon.


I really love this little piece – I might do it on a big canvas as well!


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7 Responses to Challenge – In The Style Of…..

  1. The favorite one says:

    I like it!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    PS. How did the two of you make out on the weekend?

  2. Lorna says:

    I like it. Such a different style for you.

  3. Jen says:

    Really nice bleedy look.

  4. Paulie says:

    I love it!!

  5. Lou says:

    Really looks good I think you should do this on a large canvas

  6. Suz says:

    I agree with Lorna .. do a canvas … I think it is awesome and good experience for you to get out to your comfort and style .. JUST as you encouraged me to do !!

  7. Jackie West says:

    I really like this, I agree, do it on a canvas.

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