Freeform

I’m playing with form, color and inspiration. No great art here, just having a lot of fun. For the last one, I didn’t know I was going to write my name in Korean until I did it. It might have something to do with recently reading about Bruce Lee and how proud of he was of his Chinese ethnicity and because I’m so happy that Sandra Oh is the first Asian-American actress nominated for a best lead actress Emmy award. Who knows?

I started with acrylics, but it’s so hard to clean up (requires rubbing alcohol) and gouache is more forgiving. I’m sticking with gouache and watercolor for the near term.

This is a continuation of exercises from Flora Bowley’s online class. Check her out, she’s a great teacher.

 

 

2 thoughts on “Freeform

  1. About cleaning up acrylics, you have to wash the brushes, but if you use a hard white plastic palette, let the paint go hard on it and keep it in a warm dry place. After one day, you will find that it’s possible to gently unpick the films and lumps of dry acrylic paint.

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