by Eric Whollem
watercolor on sandpaper
12" x 15"
Collection of Russ Dunn
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This image is an example of works that I executed in 1973, at the
outset of my project to develop paints from natural earth pigments, which
I planned to gather in nature.
In time I gathered as many as seventy different paints made from earth,
ash, pumice, wood particles, sand, etc. I used casein, acrylic emulsion,
polyvinyl resin, and beeswax for binders.
See my EARTH PAINTINGS on these posts:
THE VIDEO BELOW PRESENTS
A VARIETY OF MY