Paula and I did some doodle-switching last night, drawing on reverse sides of drafting mylar.
Starting new projects. Braiding my (cast off) hair.
My Mother as a House. 2014. Oil on found wood panel, bass & balsa wood, gouache, nails, glue, 12.5”x17”.
(I am going to rework the jacket.)
Chicken Wing Selfie. 2014. Oil on found wood panel, birch plywood, nails, glue, 12.5”x17”.
Detail of chicken bone.
Chicken Wing Selfie (or, These Wings Were Instrumental in my Break-Up) 2014. Oil on found wood panel, birch plywood, nails, glue, 12.5”x17”.
The chicken wings were cut from birch plywood and affixed to the portrait with nails, hovering roughly 1.5” from the portrait surface.
Ferny business. Starting a wedding bouquet for a friend.
Sneak peak! Tiny detail, from a graveyard scene.
Prepare yourselves: http://brinkleyfilm.com/
Family and Others. Graphite on vellum, gouache on paper and digital finish.
Nixon’s face, soon to sweat up the pages of American Illustration!