Sun Blasts your Shadow III
Pastel and pencil on gesso board
50 x 40 cm
Sun Blasts Your Shadow II is an experimental drawing on a homemade gesso board. Depicting a forest track in purples and greens with a large shadow of a figure in the foreground. Layers of pastel and pencil have created a multi layered and richly coloured image.
Gesso is a fine french plaster which is made from whiting and rabbit skin glue, warmed and painted in layers onto a board. The surface is then sanded and polished. It is highly absorbent, soft and smooth.
Framed in a charcoal grey simple box frame ready to hang.