Friday, February 5, 2010
AUTUMN FLOWERS/ Pictographic Abstraction/ Mixed Media/ FIGURATIVE ABSTRACT PAINTING
by Eric Whollem
oil stick, gouache and wax resist on paper
Collection of the artist.
6" x 9"
Copyright by the artist.
A Fairy of the Autumn Season
This mixed media painting gives a rendition of fairy iconography
with a contemporary flavor. Wax resist was one of my favored
approaches to art in the 1980's. Wax is a very stable medium
that gives wonderfully translucent color.