evolution

I always love it when people post progressive photos showing the process of the artist as a piece takes shape. I’m not very good at doing that because I kind of get lost and because I use an intuitive process that doesn’t really lend itself to “steps”. My process is more rambling than linear.

However I do have a before and after (Just a tiny piece of the transformation) of my latest painting. It’ll give you a feel for the evolution of the piece. Check it out:

before (after about three or four layers of acrylic inks)

before (after about three or four layers of acrylic inks)

after ("consider the birds" 11x14 mixed media on Ampersand artist panel)

after (“consider the birds” 11×14 mixed media on Ampersand artist panel)

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One comment on “evolution
  1. Iris says:

    I love seeing the evolution of paintings, especially intuitive ones because they could be ‘done’ at any stage really, so each step is interesting to see.

    I find it hard to remember to take pics as well. If I come to a natural rest I try to remember to take a picture, but if I plan to take pictures as I go along I find it interrupts my creative flow.

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