In Flanders fields, poppies signify the bloodshed of WW1.So when it comes to painting, why not just replace poppies with splashes of blood? The brutality is offset by the rising sun, a message that no matter how desperate the situation, the sun still comes up the next morning. You get another go at life.
A lot of the time when we look at the world of art, we tend to look toward the classics. And we do tend to look at certain regions more than others. … 30 Day Visual Art Challenge Day 14: Favorite Australia + Pacific Islands Artwork
Here’s an Orangutan I painted in Procreate. I like using the flowing hair brush to layer the hair. If I tried that using watercolor, the paper would turn to mulch? If I used acrylic, there would be the risk of overpainting so much that I’d lose the under layers. This way I can add as… Continue reading Painting in the digital medium is just as rewarding as with traditional methods
The first painting I did of the Sex Pistol baseman was a watercolor miniature. This new interpretation was painted on my new iPad Pro, using Procreate and several layers. I always tend to make him look too old.
NEW ALBUM ‘SHE WALKS IN BEAUTY’ COMING SPRING 2021 Marianne’s forthcoming spoken word album sees her recite the 19th-century British Romantic poets accompanied by musical arrangements by Warren Ellis, Brian Eno, Nick Cave and Vincent Segal. Produced by Ellis and Head, the album is named after Lord Byron’s portrait of infatuation, She Walks In Beauty and features… Continue reading Marianne Faithfull portrait