5/18/11

Illustration Friday

This week's topic: "Safari"


"Freja Beha" color study

This is a digital color study for the "Freja Beha". The line work is ink on a gessoed wood board that I later completed the final painting on.

5/3/11

Neo-Pop Art portraits of fashion models

Here are some paintings I've done over the past couple weeks. I was experimenting with layered application of color using acrylic glazing medium. Their hue and luminance shift subtly depending on the type of light you display them in. Pretty cool, I say:


Eliza Cummings - 16" x 36" - Acrylic and India ink on wood panel


Detail


Freja Beha - 24" x 24" - Acrylic and India ink on wood panel


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Sigrid Agren - 11" x 18" - Acrylic and Indian ink on wood panel


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Kate King - 26" x 30" - Acrylic and Indian ink on wood panel


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Joan Smalls - 12" x 14" - Acrylic and Indian ink on wood panel
(The white streaks on the right side of the image is glare produced by the textured surface of the wood panel)


Detail