Monday, June 9, 2014

Lone Star - a Blue-Black Clayboard Engraving (scratchboard)

I've been experimenting with blotchy ink backgrounds for my clayboards recently.  This one pleases me.  I like the darkness of the background and the toning quality of the black over blue.  This was a seven movie production on a 6x6 inch white clayboard.



Here are some of the steps it went through.







2 comments:

  1. So beautiful! It almost looks like a fabric sculpture - the dimensional effect on that top leaf is gorgeous.

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  2. So beautiful! It almost looks like a fabric sculpture - the dimensional effect on that top leaf is gorgeous.

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