I have been experimenting with making a kind of monoprint, where I paint one layer on a canvas, then smush it onto another. I put the paint on thickly, but some of it dries before I make the transfer. So I paint more on the printed one, then smush them together again. I did many layers on this one, and though it didn’t turn out as textured as I wanted, I think the two of them have a nice winter forest look. I made them look different, and put a bird on each one.
They’re distinct enough alone, but they also look good hung together.
I’m going to play around with different papers and supports for this technique. It’s a fun way to find new ways paint can be used.
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