The last couple of weeks I,ve been making studies for backgrounds. I wanted to find out what atmosphere, colour, texture and meaning a background should have for me to want to paint a portrait on. All of the studies turned out to be abstract and are earth coloured with a touch of gold or silver.
Here are a few examples;
and the first start of a portrait in commission on one of the backgrounds;
Love the textures. Interesting experiment.BeantwoordenVerwijderen