|cacti: junk mail collage,marker & digital|
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On a cacti kick thanks to Josie Hamilton, here.
She warned me that they were addictive.
|step 1: gesso brushstrokes|
And, I wanted to try it on a black background.
|step 2: marker defining gesso shapes|
The great thing about cactus is that they are so irregular.
For me, this makes drawing the cactus easier.
|step 3: start with junk mail|
|step 4: more junk mail|
|step 5: junk mail|
|step 6: touch ups & blossom|
|step 7: marker for definition.|
|step 8: white marker|
Warning: I plan to do more cacti, I am addicted.
Earlier I mentioned a new film about Demura Sensei and ...
The Last Dojo
Coming soon: Filmed in the final days of his legendary dojo
before it was destroyed, Sensei Fumio Demura shares his
thoughts and recollections on how this sacred place of karate training came to be and the martial arts culture it inspired.
A very short trailer (54 sec.) here.