venerdì 19 luglio 2013

dry dock - corrosion



©  JANE MINTER 2013
"corrosion i "
dry dock iv
Fabriano Cold Press 300g/m2
initial watercolour wash 


©  JANE MINTER 2013
 crop of" corrosion i "
Fabriano Cold Press 300g/m2
 watercolour wash 


©  JANE MINTER 2013
"corrosion ii "
dry dock v
Fabriano Cold Press 300g/m2
initial watercolour wash 


©  JANE MINTER 2013
"granulation"
detail showing granulation
section of "corrosion ii"
watercolour wash 
Fabriano Cold Press 300g/m2


.........initial watercolour washes exploring  the textures of  old corroded boat hulls . 

24 commenti:

Lorraine Brown ha detto...

These washes are just brilliant Jane, abstract pieces as is, love them

Sadami ha detto...

Hi, Jane, I admire your challenge spirit! Thanks for cheers. Me, too, hope the charity auction will raise big money in Sep.
Cheers, Sadami

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi lorraine thank you ... no real end result here yet ...interesting in some sections

hi sadami :) thanks i'm sure it will do well.

Sophia Khan ha detto...

Love these images...corrosion has never looked so beautiful!

Judy ha detto...

Wonderful washes, Jane! Really love them!

Danielle v/d Horst ha detto...

Heel apart vooral de kleuren combinatie lieve groetjes Danielle

Studio at the Farm ha detto...

Very interesting effects with those paints, Jane!

Hilje van Beijnum ha detto...

Amazing works, Jane! Love them all.
The colors are really beautiful!

Jean Lurssen ha detto...

Is that idigo blue Jane? Nice colors. It's fun to experiment with textures. I use granulation medium in just about every watercolor I do. It leaves very interesting results.

Judith Farnworth Art ha detto...

Terrific paintings Jane... all capture the rusty look, yet all different and all worthy of a frame!!

Christiane Kingsley ha detto...

Absolutely stunning! I agree with Lorraine that these are finished abstract pieces in their own right!

Polly Birchall ha detto...

These are exciting studies. Love them

Anamaria do Val ha detto...

Fabulous work, Jane! Lots of strength!

Cobalt Violet ha detto...

Crazy cool. Always inspired by you!

Sandra Busby ha detto...

Amazing textural effects! Perfect for the subject :0)

Sergio DS ha detto...

What a wonderful abstractions!
Love it.

Blaga ha detto...

Lovely washes with very beautiful effects!

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thank so much everyone for your positive feed back and comment on these two washes ...

sophia a base to work from ...thanks old weathered surfaces boat hulls façades all hold such fascination ...all the best with your new FB art page

jean thanks...i agree very interesting results ...accidentially split a whole bottle of granulation medium ...such a waste ...i didn't use indigo here i used phtalo turquoise (PB16) W&N
and cerulean blue

judy many thanks good to just work on washes ... sparrow bird series is beautiful

danielle thanks for visiting my blog

hilje thank you glad you like the colours ..will check what design and painting you've been working on

thanks katharyn different approaches on both ...yes interesting

judith thanks hope your new site goes well ...won't frame these ..will do a few more .

thanks so much christiane ...might get a small crop from one.

polly exciting working this way ..and thanks again for your kind words re sketching everyday
objects.

many thanks anamaria .

thanks lucinda :)..hope you have fun teaching art classes to children this summer

sandra a start ...thanks ...congratulations on your sale of your glasses painting .

thank you sergio

thanks so much blaga .

L.W.Roth, ha detto...

Great color and texture going on in these Jane. My kind of earthy, moldy, deteriorating subject.

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thanks linda for looking ... hope all is well ... need to catch up with your work .

Concetta Flore ha detto...

wow this is really hot stuff- Alberto Burri in watercolour...fantastic. You're constantly moving on, I so much admire you.

JANE MINTER ha detto...

ciao concetta :) ... i'd like to see his collection of works ...thank you for your encouragement.

renate ha detto...

Hello Jane:) Your washes are fabulous. These are my favorite colors and the way you used them is outstanding. So well done!

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi renate working on some more..will post soon ..thank you