Today I worked on a small A5 painting. I only used two bottles of paint: Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold, and Turquoise Phtalo from Golden (and carbon black and titanium white of course). And one crayon (green turquoise of Caran d’Ache Neocolor II).
I like to combine simplicity and complexity. Simplicity in Color and complexity in marks and layers.
This is the result:
Here you’ll find some details;
Simone, your blog post title is the perfect précis: simplicity and complexity. Magnificent. Love looking at the detail photos that give me even greater perspective on the depth and visual interest of layers and layers. I always feel lifted up by your painting : )
Thanks, Dotty! This painting will actually be part of the new online course ‘The Art Of Now’…