This blog represents the work I did fot the Illustration 1 course for the OCA. Now that its complete I intend to post my thoughts on print-making, art and
Sunday, 17 April 2011
Exercise - Tools and Materials continued.
I really like the work of Mode 2. The image above is one of a series he has produced painted primarily on brown cardboard. Using a limited pallette and excellent draughtmanship, his sometimes explicit figurative work looks at life from a different angle and perspective. This series was painted on opened-out cardboard boxes.
Similarly, the figurative work of Audrey Kawasaki is in a limited colour pallette such as Mode 2, but in this instance her work is painted on wooden boards with the texture and grain of the wood showing through the finished image.