The Great Mural Project of the 2008 "Art in a Pickle Barn" Skagit Valley Tulip Festival has officially started!
I finally put together my sketches and started with a blue conte crayon outline and I'm ready to begin with the washes. For those of you in the Pacific Northwest, I hope you can stop by and see the progress!
** Mural Demonstration Times **
Friday, April 11: 11 - 2 pm
Tuesday, April 15: 11 - 2 pm
Thursday, April 17: 11 - 2 pm
Tuesday April 22: 11 - 2 pm
See the Finale'! Friday April 25: 11 - 2 pm
Mural Painting - A Project in Process: Part 1
1 - Plywood secured with 2 x 6 boards for frame
2 - Primed with white Latex paint
3 - Detail sketch collage completed for reference
(includes colored sketch of completed mural with 1 inch grid)
4 - Plywood hung on wall
5 - Marked off 1 foot grid with blue Conte Crayon
6 - Used grid to sketch overall design