Oil painting on canvas, gold leaf, oil sticks
7 panels, each 9 x 12 inches
Pop art portrait of young girl in pink and turquoise.
I set out to play around and explore a different approach in each panel and this 7 panel format was just perfect for that. This juicy one was done mostly with a nice little wedge palette knife.
The letters spell Houdini, the great escape artist. The young dancer will soon be escaping from her childhood and slipping towards adulthood.
Pieces can be displayed alone or in different combinations.