Friday, August 27, 2010

Woven Cactus


"Woven Cactus"
This was a failed painting, so I did another one, and wove them together. For me, there is something about the texture of the cut paper that I enjoy. It is extra work, but you don't know if you will like it or not, until you have done it and gotten it back together. If it doesn't work, it is still OK, because I have painted that day, and painting each day is the fun part, Plus a learning experience.

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...