This is a portrait of the doctor who operated on me and removed the cancer. I wanted to make him something special. He is the sweetest man and very gentle and this portrait of him holding one of his lambs is truly a portrait of him.
I forgot to take a photo of the finished piece before I took it to the framers but the picture below is the portrait with 3 layers. You can see a big blob of light next to his ear. This was covered my the fourth and last layer.
Finished, framed and difficult to photograph under glass. The fourth layer was smaller the the first 3 and the "reveal" of 2" looks like a mat. It is really is just the exposure of the third layer.
I made this with the hand dyed fabric from this post. It is the last 4 pieces at the end of the post.
- Deconstructed screen printing
- Make a Stamp from a Photo
- Simple Batik Tutorial
- Unique Batik Tutorial
- Best EVER book covers
- Tray Dyeing Tutorial
- Dyeing embroidery thread
- Framing - 3 ways
- The Art Greenhouse
- Paste Paper
- Rice Bags
- All About Thermofax Screens
- Making your own sketchbooks two ways
- Travel Sketchbook with Removable Signatures
- Making screens for silk screening - 2 ways
- Avery Note Tab Stencil
- Make your own permanent Gelli plate
- How to snow dye
- Handling soy wax and thickened dye
- Necessities or Not
- What is a thermofax screen and how do I use it?