mixed media, light and dark effects because of the relief (wood carving).
ABOUT THE WORK
Based on a dream, possibly in connection with the following text by William Blake from The Marriage of Heaven and... Read More
Based on a dream, possibly in connection with the following text by William Blake from The Marriage of Heaven and Hell: around were numbers of Eagle like men, who built places in the immense cliffs… and/or in connection with the meaning The Native Americans assign to the eagle as a symbol of The Great Spirit.
The methods and technics that are used in general, in the following steps: linden wood or plywood as the canvas / transference of the design onto the wood or it is directly drawn or painted onto the wood / carving the wood with a knife, chisels or electric tools / finishing it with additional techniques and materials: oil paint, industrial paint, acrylic paint; sand in oil paint carefully arranged; 2d print technique: transferring shades from a plastic sheet onto the wood using heat; 3d print technique: perforated stickers or cloth covered with oil paint, afterwards the sticker or the cloth will be removed leaving a 3d pattern; putty, filler, plaster, coloured plaster; gold leaf, copper leaf; pen, pencil, charcoal, felt pen, ink; inlay (different materials); pour on varnish, a varnish which is 40x thicker than normal varnish.