Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Neat Technique

Here is the background. It is on an 8 x 8 canvas panel.  See the textures? Neat, huh?

I think it is because the rubber backing of these stamps is sticky and tacky and that helps pull the paint off of the canvas. Anyway, I thought it was a cool texture. I love geometric shapes.

I am also very excited to be starting another online watercolor class with Michelle Brown. This time we will be painting Spring Flowers. Should be fun! We are studying and drawing the flowers now. If we don't understand the flower then it will be more difficult to paint it.

I will post a better picture of it soon--when I get over to my studio. Come back and see it.


lori vliegen said...

you are such a genius! i would NEVER have thought of using just the wood block as a stamp! there you go thinking outside the box again! love it!!! :)

p.s. can't wait to see your new michelle brown flowers!

Jennifer DeDonato said...

great idea!


Brenda Heisler said...

This was great to see. I love it when artist do videos to show their work. Do more. It should bring lots of traffic to your blog.

Fannie said...

Hi, Martha. Love your new technique and thanks for sharing.

Jennifer Snellings said...

Hi Martha!

I am so glad I recently found you blog! I just love your work! Your girls are so beautiful, as are your watercolor flowers. Thanks for the neat technique in your post today and for sharing your art. I am so inspired! :)

Take care,

2ifbysea said...

I enjoyed you vlog, Martha! Very creative of you to think of using the back of the stamp.


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