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Monotype: Winter Geraniums

1 month ago   |   By Belinda del Pesco

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco .
Do you Paint from Family Photos? The reference photo for the art above was snapped in the mid 1970's, in the rural Connecticut home my father grew up in. My grandparents bought & renovated the house in 1944, when it had already lived a full life as Old Meadowbrook Farm - a Country Inn and gladiola farm in the late 1800's. This monotype, in it's beginnings, with my reference photo on the right. The image was drawn in water-soluble crayon on a sheet or prepared plexiglass, and printmaking inks were painted in layers on the...
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