Ma Yvan

texaswildMarch 24, 2013

There's enough tess on this to classify it a mixed media mosaic, so there!
Made the sculpture from lath, then highly textured it w/mortar using a small pallet knife. Painted w/acrylics and stuck on a few pieces of tess - the bracelet, upper yellow cross and in the niche. This piece was to try to emulate the style/technique of Yvan Genest, an internationally known artist who taught at the Hacienda the following week ours ended. Since I was staying a day extra, he gave me a four-hr. demo on his technique. Needless to say, I bought the painting. If interested one can find his website on the net. Yvan Geneset
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nicethyme

OH Slow! that is AWESOME!! I really love this piece, its inspired my dear

    Bookmark   March 24, 2013 at 7:50PM
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texaswild

Thanks, NT. I know it's outta the box re what I've been doing, but I surely enjoyed working on it.

    Bookmark   March 25, 2013 at 10:07AM
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nanatricia

Cool!!!

    Bookmark   March 27, 2013 at 8:56PM
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