Still life experiment
Just finished reading one of Shirley Trevena's books - I love her work. I couldn't emulate it in a million years, but enjoyed trying. Definitely not loose enough! The patterning at the top of the painting was achieved by painting masking fluid on to a piece of anaglypta wallpaper and then printing it onto the watercolour paper. When dry I washed the colour over, removing the masking fluid when the paint had dried.
About the Artist
I drifted into painting following four years of City and Guilds creative Embroidery where I found I was enjoying the back-up art work almost more than the embroidery. I did an A level in art and design in 2006, and then joined a life painting class. For the last three years I have belonged to a…View full profile