By Jamie Markle
"Acrylics permit me to be fearless." —Rhonda Franks, p88
A exhibit of the flexibility of the medium and what is being performed with it at the present time, AcrylicWorks 2 gains wonderful work from a hundred+ of latest most sensible artists. full of radical suggestions, satisfied injuries and never-ending percentages, this 2d quantity of the easiest of Acrylic portray makes a speciality of how artists companion with acrylics for step forward discoveries and breakout effects.
Acrylic paint permits the artist to play with textures, splashes, drippings, a number of instruments and brushes...all the whereas unhindered through drying time. It bargains the facility to paintings a portray rainy or...
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The colors are brilliant, pure and easy to mix. The feeling I’m trying to convey to the viewer is accomplished in a quick and satisfying manner. I tend to favor cool colors—blues, purples and my very favorite, Naples Yellow. I find acrylics very compliant and easy to manipulate and bend to accommodate the approach dictated by the subject and the artist. Embroidered Forest Sandrine Pelissier Fluid acrylic, watercolor and markers on canvas 24" × 72" triptych (61cm × 183cm) I came to the acrylic medium after years of working with watercolors and really liked its versatility and its ability to emulate the transparent look of watercolors.
In this painting I hoped the viewer could travel across the surface and meet the expression of the model. There was a deep calm and reserve at the time of the scene; everything about it supported and amplified these emotions. My intention was not to tell a story but rather to give viewers an opportunity to question this emotional charge. 3 STILL LIFES A Brief History of Flight in America Michael James Riddet Acrylic on hardboard 9" × 12" (23cm × 30cm) The original intent of this piece was simply to challenge my ability to paint the Spirit of St.
I’d been watching this mushroom for most of the summer. One day I discovered the cap had split and started to curl upwards. My dad and the lawn mower were right behind me, so I pulled the mushroom, found a couple of hickory nuts in their green shells, and a twig with character. They all came inside with me, set up almost instantly. The light was perfect. Camera went onto the tripod and nearly every shot could have been painted. It was as if the earth had given me a great gift. I couldn’t ignore it.
AcrylicWorks 2. Radical Breakthroughs by Jamie Markle