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minouette
« on: November 04, 2005 06:30:14 PM »



Acrylic paint on hideous second hand canvas. I could no longer stand the random splotches of silver, scarlet, and forest green on black, so I sanded it, primed it and the covered it with the sepia-gold background colour. Then, I printed my lino cut giraffe on top. The texture is interesting because of my impatience. I printed on not completely dry paint, so some was lifted to reveal various colours below - a happy accident. She called for wings and received them.

What do think?
Thanks for looking.  Smiley
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justxlove
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2005 06:49:52 PM »

aw i love this.
i could so see this turning into a cute applique for a purse.
i think thats the right word...
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minouette
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2005 11:28:59 AM »

thanks- interesting idea.  Wink
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white trash hero
« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2005 03:47:07 PM »

lol i just stenciled a giraffe today on a purse...didnt really come out how i want...
giraffes are awesome
nice work
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