Art Journal Page – Touches the Sea

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This art journal page is inspired by the fantastic glossy magazine page sent to me in Happy Mail by Linda Bell. (Thanks Linda). The sailor is just magnificent and is a print of a David Hockney painting titled Matelot Kevin Druez 2. I love it!

This is the first time I’ve incorporated a magazine page in this way painting over the top to blend the edges and make the page flow from printed to painted.

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You can watch my start to finish process by clicking the YouTube link above.

mike

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3 thoughts on “Art Journal Page – Touches the Sea

  1. Laura (PA Pict) says:

    You’ve outdone yourself again, Mike. I have tried that technique, of embedding a magazine or other print image in a page by painting over it, a few times myself but never remotely with this degree of success. Great choice of image too.

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