Finding balance with art
By Thom Wright Jan 2021 This past fall I returned to making monotypes, which are one-of-kind color prints made on my large press. In three earlier posts, I presented my earlier works and described how they are accomplished, especially requiring a clear and fully developed design before beginning. In this post I’ll focus on myContinue reading “On Monotypes About Forest Fires”
By Thom Wright Dec 2020 After about ten years of learning to draw the figure, and after seven years of learning the “monotype” printmaking process, I challenged myself in 2002 to do a series of figurative based monotypes. It is a particular challenge in that each work is a single, multi-colored monotype that is madeContinue reading “On Figurative Monotypes”
Adding conceptual meaning to abstract painting
Working with black and white in printmaking
Hands on representational painting and repainting
What gives a painting oxygen.
A little color theory with examples to explore.
Making more small mixed media paintings on paper
“Work on Paper #1″, 9″ x 9”, Mixed media on paper, 2007 – 2020