Tag Archives: acrylics

Torn Paper Collage

There’s an artist named Elizabeth St. Hilaire who makes absolutely amazing Torn Paper Collages.  Lorna and I thought we’d try this process. Oh man, after trying this, my hat goes off to anyone with the patience and skill to make … Continue reading

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More Acrylic Pours…

A couple more pours on old Records.  I just love doing these, you have no idea what’s going to happen…  At least, I don’t, anyway…. All the colors I used (Plus black – poured onto the record before I flipped … Continue reading

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Cosmic Art…

I’m still just loving the process and the outcome of these acrylic pours.  Here’s the latest one that I did on an old Record. These colors are little more muted than the previous ones, and I quite like the color … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – End Page

So, that title doesn’t mean I’ve completed the book for P, it just means I actually completed the page that will be the last one in the book. I’m pretty pumped that I’ve FINALLY done one page that I consider … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 4

A few more rough sketches.  I actually think that I’ve bitten off more than I can chew……sigh…….. This is something about walking in the rain with a bear And maybe making a cake.  I don’t think this one will make … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 3

I have pretty much decided on the general color palette – lime green, hot pink, and turquoise blue.  I WILL actually be using many different pictures of P’s face; this just happens to be the one I printed out in … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 2

A few more attempts at narrowing down what the Girl’s general characteristics will be.  For instance, P rarely wears dresses, so she’ll mostly be wearing leggings and t-shirts in the book. Her face will be completely and seamlessly incorporated into the … Continue reading

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