Grooving at home on a weekday, I finally get a little time to rest up and heal all of these little vocational wounds. The timing is all wrong, though, so no adventures for us this week. So what else would I be doing but sloshing grey paint all over some paper? ;)
I had a good time using a compass to work out the shape and placement of the gears, only to lose a lot of that detail after the first wash. The result is that the gears ended up looking a bit on the organic side.
The little crab is pretty satisfying though. The crab combined with the colour, the radial pattern, the circles, the lines and the little "plug" squares looks quite astrological at first glance!
Hello! I'm Melissa, and here you'll find some behind-the-scenes footage of an artful life. Won't you join me?
Tuesday, February 14, 1pm PST