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Monday, 18 April 2011

Big Hat and Sunglasses

(Above) Big Hat and Sunglasses
April 2011
15cm x 17.5cm
Mixed media (Faber Castel Albrecht Durer watercolour crayons, Daler Rowney FW acrylic inks, Windsor & Newton Indian ink, Caran d'ache Neocolour II water-soluble wax crayons) on 100% cotton rag, acid-free paper (200g).

This painting has been developed from a drawing (below) that I produced using the Handwriting App of the Sony Reader. I've been looking at the work of Walasse Ting - for a bit of guidance with the colour.

(Above) Big Hat and Sunglasses
9cm x 11cm
April 2011
A drawing produced using the Handwriting App and stylus of the Sony Reader. Printed on acid-free paper and signed by hand in ink.