Rain- beaux ( art idea)
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That’s at least 40 paintings. ( some very large as seen below)
I’m very excited that my Sydney gallery Exhibition is opening later this year in a gallery on the northern beachs near manly beach on 15 aug.
This will feature my latest tree scapes exhibition.
Gel medium is a great new medium similar to modge podge.
I’ve never used modge podge but I’m experimenting with gel medium lately
Basically – you take any lazer printed / photocopy piece , either Colour or black and white. Paint a layer of gel medium onto surface .Then you lay photocopy face down onto gelmedium on the canvas, paper , wood or metal.
Get a hairdryer and dry it for about 5-10 mins. Then get a damp sponge and rub paper off and print is left embossed onto your surface. !!!! Amazing.
Today I painted gel medium onto a chunk of wood from an
Oak tree chopped down yesterday. I asked the guys who were chain sawing the tree down for a piece of their wood. They laughed and gave me three bits.
They asked what it was for and I explained I am an artist and it’s for my exhibition on trees. They then offered to sign the piece of wood as a joke.
Just then the last slice ( or chunk of wood ) rolled down the
So there I was -chasing it down the busy street outside school ( and I was bare feet ) as I had raced out the door earlier to
get my kids to school by 9am.
Of course I didnt get out the car at school bare foot and did “kiss and drop” at the gate from the car…… , so I wasn’t ready for hopping out the car and “chatting up ” big Aussie blokes with chain saws.
Go the gel medium. It’s amazing stuff. Available from most art shops. Made by Matisse.