River

2020

17″ x 12″

Materials:

cotton, silk batting, acrylic ink, textile paint

Techniques:

whole cloth painted, stitched

Knots & Tangles

Using too much water to thin paint and make it flow leaves unsatisfactory results! When dried, the color is much less vibrant and uneven marks of pigment remain. Solution: add more paint!

Inspiration

I used many of the same colors as I had in “Adrift” as they were so pleasing and restful.

  • Reliance on Reference Photos

  • Computer Usage

  • Paint Applied