Thursday, June 24, 2010

Mail Time

'Mail Time'

This is a painting that I did just for fun. It is a full sheet.
I was driving through Andrews one day and saw this door and stopped and took pictures of it. Seems like we don't see things like this anymore! Or at least where I live we don't.
The door had several places where the lock had been replaced, and it was all scratched up and rusted which made it even more interesting. It won't ever be a painting that anybody wants, but I just had to paint it! I had planned on using a real stamp but changed my mind and painted it instead. I love getting mail, and this intrigued me!

Steps to painting my fun Confetti Flowers

I start out with an idea and put down shapes  of color , splattering some along the way. When its dry, I use permanent ink and a fountain p...