Just to add a little variation to my process, sometimes I’ll begin a painting by putting down a bunch of different marks, nearly filling the canvas.
Then, I’ll start covering or changing what I don’t like, until only what I do remains. It’s almost like working backwards.
Click the image to see what this looks like in practice, and let me know what you think…do you ever use this method?
In gratitude, Nicholas
the founder of Art2Life.
With over 20 years experience as a working artist and educator, I’ve developed a systematic approach that brings authenticity, spontaneity and joy back into the creative process.