Nothing Ever Stays the Same and Nothing’s Explained in Progress

Here’s a photo of the progression of the sign painting that I’m working on. This is the first stage and it involves using thinned ultramarine blue oil paint to cover the background that is going to be black. Today I’m going to finish painting the sign and when I’m done, I’ll paint the background with black that I make using Burnt Sienna and Ultramarine Blue. After I paint the background black, I’ll use a balled-up T-shirt to flatten the brush strokes and create a muted surface.

Sign Blue Only Brian Higbee

Leave a comment

Filed under Painting

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s