Acrylic ink is generally a pigment or dye in an exceedingly low viscosity acrylic binder. You can paint with it, or use it with paint as part of a larger work, or you can use it as ink. That’s what I’m doing now. I’ve picked up some Daler Rowney acrylic ink and I’m using itContinue reading “Acrylic Ink”
I own a pochade. I use it all the time. Inside and outside. Traveling and in the cellar, everywhere. It’s designed to be used out and about, and it does great at that. Don’t let this make you neglect using it at home though. After all, a drawing board is useful at home, so isContinue reading “Guerilla Painter Five by Seven Pocket Box”
So I sold the last of a bunch of prints I had hanging. I forgot they were out there. They were in Texas? I guess I was in Texas at some point. Well, the check cleared and I’m out of that stupid mental health conserveteeship so I bought some stuff. I got a fancy pochadeContinue reading “First Impressions on Acrylics”
Maybe the gown needs color and the shadows on the pillow need another pass, but I’ll call it done.
I really like to see what other people work looks like at different stages. Here’s the first few glazes.
So I saw these works by https://threesixfive.art.blog/ where there were lovely drawings against these simple geometric backgrounds and I loved the look, really a nice way of emphasizing and isolating a thing. Anyway, today is the first time I felt really steady so I popped the beta blockers and hey, not to shakey! Oh andContinue reading “Inktober XXIV”
If you don’t think a blue tit is, in the words of Derry Girls “a total ride” we can’t be friends. Also the ink out of a Sharpie mixes fine with water.
So here’s a quick sketch of a terrible old man. Ana 7 minute reading of Lovecraft’s The Terrible Old Man by an accommodating old man who spared 10 minutes for a reading. It to me like 20 to learn to edit it. Hey did you know I own a microphone? Fun.
The day is my enemy, the night my flame. Who knew The Prodigy would still put out a hit in 2015? Anyway, this is me faking the album art with ink.
Old people are delicious. Eat up those lines. Eat them, and the rich, mostly. Mostly eat the rich.