(07) Natural Forms

Testing colourways

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Using the digital palette, I can try out various colourway on screen, while this could be done with the physical paint, this method gives me the freedom to try many more combinations.

This example is using an image from the Bridge series [Cat: 07 NATURAL FORMS 020]

The finished palette

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This palette does not follow any accepted convention, I make it up as I go along. Pleased with the result I can see ideas taking shape in my mind. I am ready to scan it into the computer.

Cool on the left, warm on the right [Cat: 07 NATURAL FORMS 013]

Another batch

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The band clamp in action holding the frames together until the glue sets. There are advantages to making your own frames, for me, it gives me time to think about the paintings.

NATURAL FORMS wp004 frame making
NATURAL FORMS wp004 frame making

Clamps hold the frames [Cat: 07 NATURAL FORMS 004]