A painting emerging from chaos
it’s a magical moment in the progress of any artwork. With my paintings it’s the final step in the creative process, where the dramatic transformation takes place. You can see that moment happen later on.
Yes, last week I promised you video,
The engine in question is outside the Science Museum in Manchester.
Here is a close up painting detail of the main wheel.
The picture in progress next to the reference image.
Most of the painting has been done by this stage.
And another detail at the painting stage.
You can see the salt is doing it’s work.
Next, some video of the masking removal.
I’m still amazed at how quickly this one cleaned up. My apologies for the sound on the video. I think you can tell what’s going on without worrying about trying to hear it. Will make a conscious effort to speak more clearly on the next one.
And finally, you can see the masking fluid has been removed and we are left with
The finished painting.
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