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« on: July 23, 2009 09:34:04 PM »

In lieu of being academically productive, I’ve made two new oil pastel works:

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They’re both untitled as of now, and unsealed.  Both started as rescued thrift-store art.  The larger one in the gold frame is painted over an ugly “Texas Hold ‘Em” wall hanging that just happened to be in a beautiful frame; the smaller one is over a picture of some garden trowels.  I just gessoed over the old stuff and painted on my new images.  The one in the gold frame is painted in water-soluble oil pastels with a super-limited color palette (8 colors), while the other one was done using a set that contained 32 pastels.
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hey, are you going to throw that away?


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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2009 10:23:16 AM »

i really like the colors you used in the second one! so pretty
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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2009 11:20:39 AM »

I like to recon thrift store paintings as well,saves me a lot of cash lol.
The guitar on the first painting looks like a Gibson Les Paul.  Cool
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