• An Experiment with Random Texture

    6 monthes ago - By Kem Studios

    'The Forest Beckons' 24x18 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $425
    I put on my 'What if' crown and put my idea to a test. I wondered what would happen if I only wanted texture in one area of a painting. I know this has been done by other artists but for some reason I never think to try it. It was time.
    Last fall I took a photo of this wonderful textured tree on my trip to Norway. I was fascinated by the light color of the bark and the branches which seemed to beckon me to enter the forest behind her. What if I applied something to my paper ONLY on the tree to give it texture that contrasted...
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