Acer Leaves Abstract


Lovely composition, Katy. Love the complementary colour combination.

Beautiful colours and design Katy.

I really like this. Beautiful colour and texture in the background.

Super result Katy, the colour combination is lovely.

It sounds eventful and complicated, Katy. But the result is a beaut.

Lovely Katy. We had an acer with this colour leaves in our garden, beautiful tree. I love the colour combinations in this.

This really looks great. I love it.

Thank you everyone for your positive comments, it was a very quick and spontaneous painting which seemed to work, often they don’t. Directing the spray paint can be tricky.

Sounds fun to do and a lovely effect, especially like the light in the background Katy.

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Acrylic spray paints over dried acer leaves, which are removed and then picture sprayed with water. Inspired by a beautiful red acer I inherited when my Dad died and an over-squeeze of cadmium red which I spread over a failed painting as a base. 14x11” on acrylic paper

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Katy Dean

I am an amateur artist. I started drawing in 1993 when my husband bought me a £2.50 book on how to draw. I had just lost my horse after 24 years and needed a distraction. I was earning my living, believe it or not, pressing flowers and selling my work at craft shows. In time I introduced a little…

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