Friday, March 15, 2013

Fresh Paint Friday

I decided to begin a series called "Fresh Paint Fridays", inspired by Laura Lein-Svencner, who does "Tack Down Tuesdays".  This will be an occasional Friday feature, not a regular one.  I create, from start to finish (which is not my ordinary modus operandi) a collage/painting on Thursday, and post it on Friday.  You see a video of the process, edited so that you aren't watching all afternoon.


For this one I took my inspiration from one of my 4"x4"s.  Hope you enjoy the video!
This is the piece at halftime.

...and the finished piece, "Fresh Paint #1"
You can purchase the original, or a print here.

8 comments:

  1. Jane, both you and your work continue to amaze me. One of these days I WILL take one of your online classes! Hugs.

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  2. Love it, thanks for sharing, and I look forward to seeing more of these!...Anna

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  3. Love Love love it Jane....
    Your a Wonderful Inspiration.

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  4. The process is so fascinating. I love watching you work. Adding, subduing, taking away.... the clever texturing, and the final 'tweaking'...all have me riveted to the screen. Great work Jane.

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  5. This was very interesting. How long did it actually take you to do the painting?

    Also, what is that music? It's pretty cool!

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    1. The painting took most of the afternoon. With a couple of breaks. I rarely work start to finish, but this is my challenge for Fresh Paint Fridays. The music is called "Cyprus" by Jared C. Balogh. Downloaded from a free download music site.

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  6. Loved watching this gorgeous work develop. . .

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  7. Beautiful!

    What is that gorgeous greeny/grey colour that you use?

    Sarah

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