Saturday, December 3, 2011

Interesting

This little 6x6 pastel is done on a hard board using gesso and marble dust as a surface texture.  I painted an under painting using pure pigments in complimentary colors.  The scene is from our trip to Chicago Art Institute a few years ago.  I loved the body language.

2 comments:

Kelley Carey MacDonald said...

Wow, Dori, your technique is so elaborate! This is such a great little painting - I love the body language, too!

Julie Hill said...

Dori, so much in this lil piece, and with pastels nonetheless. Well done my friend....loving the strokes and colors...and the bleed throughs too!