Book painting

I've been fascinated by paintings on the edges of books, a technique known as fore edge painting, in which a picture is hidden behind the gold leaf on the edges of pages. What a magical discovery! Of course I could not resist trying this technique. I started with an old, damaged book, just not... Continue Reading →

3D crosswalks

I love this painting of a 3D crosswalk that makes you do a double-take. It has more than just artistic value, however. This crosswalk is intended to slow down drivers at intersections, which it likely will do. Painting or writing to represent 3D objects is tricky, as this article by a chalk artist demonstrates: Continue Reading →

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