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I used leaf stamps and Jacquard Lumiere paint on the heavier lutradur. I let it dry, then I cut them out and blasted them with the heat gun set on HIGH. I straightened them out while they were still hot (yes, I have burnt fingertips to prove it.) I'm not crazy about these. I will probably get out the paints and add a layer of color. These are the lighter weight of lutradur. I discovered that they look much nicer with the heat gun set at the lower setting and some extra patience. The "leaf"…
Non-Traditional Drawing Tools
A set of non-traditional drawing tools: Twig, Wire Wool, Paper Tag, Broccoli, Mushroom Skin, Wood, Coated Wire, Plastic bottle top sealer, Plastic clip, Wire spiral, Mushroom, Glass, Straight Wire, Corrugated cardboard. Drawing of mushroom tool with other tools. Marks made by cardboard tool. Marks made by broccoli tool. Twig drawn by other tools.
Famous Paintings Recreated
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The Crochet Portraits of Jo Hamilton - World of the Woman
We want to introduce to you the artist Jo Hamilton, Portland-based artist, who creates realistic images of people, animals and various objects using the domestic medium of crochet, and she paints her artworks with non-traditional material: yarn.
Non Traditional Drawing Tools- Drawing with Sticks
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Contemporary Art Conservation
Latex, chocolate, soap, and video game software are just a few of the non-traditional materials that have inspired contemporary artists. While they embrace t...