Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Sea Salt Black Bird.

With a very wet brush, blue and black pigment
was applied on the board. Coarse sea salt was sprinkled
on the wet surface, creating a lighting effect as it dried.
It was a "big black shape" before it transformed
into the bird. Black, white and brown conte crayons
added accents. Finished with a pencil for fine lines,
then scanned and a little more work on Photoshop.

A starting point for more experimentation.

Thanks for looking.

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