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"There is Always Light", Original Mixed Media Painting by Colorado Artist, Donna L. Martin

6 days ago   |   By Mixed Media Artists International

There is Always Light
Well, this one was a wild ride! This is fresh off the easel and for a while, it was a true ugly duckling. I decided to walk...no run, out of my comfort zone and use colors that I don't usually use. The photo below is the beginning of the process, using stencils and collage, and then trying to tone it down with some titanium white.
After this, I added texture around the piece using molding paste and stencils, layering one stencil over the other so it wouldn't look so "contrived". After it was dry, I began adding inks...in colors that I wouldn't normally use. I used a...
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