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12/02/15 -- Ferns picture finished

Completed the 'Ferns' picture I have been working on and put it in a temporary frame to see how it hangs
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Completed the 'Ferns' picture I have been working on and put it in a temporary frame to see how it hangs

I started off by placing dried fern leaves on the canvas and gluing them down, then giving the whole canvas a coat of grey acrylic. I then laid trails of PVA glue and added sand. To this a dropped in acrylic inks and then tipped the canvas about to allow the drops to run where they will.

I then added some multicoloured glitter while the ink was still wet, to give it an added sparkle, and finished the ferns off in metallic green.

Book news


I am presently working on a Fantasy Saga, the working title of the first book is 'Spellcaster's Apprrentice' - watch this space for more details.

Miniatures

Miniatures

As much of my work is three dimensional collage work, it is very hard to photograph and produce prints. Therefore I have produced a range of miniatures of the work.

These pieces are 10 cm wide x 15 cm tall and the mount is solid wood. They are a mix of individual, diptych or triptych which can be hung together.

A range of these can be seen in the GALLERY section

Work in progress

Work in Progress
Flowers

Study of flowers in the flower bed - acrylic on MDF board