|Basic form all blocked in.|
At this point I've converged on a uniform 100% used printer paper, which has nice purplish tint from papers dating from era where I religiously used a fountain pen with purple ink. About here I've pretty much done all the coarse scale work.
Previous batches I'd just boiled and mixed with mixing machine head on a drill, as I'm getting started on the detail work I put the final (hopefully) batch through food processor, to get a more uniform fine pulp.
After applying I've been burnishing the surface with a spoon mostly, and been getting close to the final surface I'm hoping for...
|I can't remember the last time I actually worked on a 2D piece in my studio, but here's the proof. |
It's happening. Cartoon in progress for 'The Transformation of Daphne', Dorothy Day and William Morris looking on.