Saturday, April 21, 2012

Afternoon Nap
impressionist colorist catnap art
postimpressionist block print style illustration
vintage style sleeping cat green curtains


Afternoon Nap © 2012 Karen Mathison Schmidt
6 x 6 • oil on archival, museum quality GessobordTM
private collection • Toledo, Ohio


Trisha Lyons Ansert said...

how do you make those thin black outlines? thank you, Trish

Karen M Schmidt said...

Hi, Trisha, thanks for your question! Those outlines are actually places where I left the underpainting showing through. I don't have any work-in-progress photos of this one, but you can see an example of the process here:

Happy painting!