From Start to Finish


I love this kind of painting

My first layer with the two that I finished today is a free flowing streak of black ink. In order to continue with water colour I had to let the ink dry completely.

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The next stage is to add blocks of watercolour over the paper and leave some white areas.

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Now the fun starts. I make random marks using pencil, pencil crayon, marker, ink and more watercolour or acrylic. I keep playing until I’m happy with the finished product and then I sign it and remove the tape. Both pieces fit into a matt with an 8 x 10 opening.

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4 thoughts on “From Start to Finish

    • Thanks Derrick. I look to other artists for guidance when I start a painting. Sometimes I worry that my painting will look too much like other people’s work but when making intuitive art it’s almost impossible to replicate because there are so many layers.

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