Thursday, December 2, 2010

A painting on a Hoopa Loopa



Taking a stroll with a friend 

 A hoopa loopa wall hanging piece done on muslin acrylic and charcoal 12 x12 
I been eying these forever. At first I wondered what the whole hoop was about and how it works. Now I know! I have fallen in love with these. I thought I can use this as a canvas. A painting doesn't have to be always square hmmmm let me try it out! And so I did last night and I had a blast painting on it. I took muslin tighten it, added gesso, waited for it to dry and started to create and here is my piece and I love the results.

10 comments:

  1. Just wonderful!!
    I too wondered what was so great about the hoop. Then I tried it and LOVED them - cheap and instant frame. Made two of them last night as a matter of fact.

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  2. I'm with soggy, love love love it!!! The color the movement, and the query on their faces! Excellent!

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  3. Never heard of the technique - but the result is very nice as is the image!

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  4. it looks wonderful
    your artwork is so fab that it looks good on everything.
    really love this one.

    caRol

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  5. I've been wanting to try this too. You're painting is beautiful!

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  6. Ingenious... Dont you love that gesso!

    Gorgeous, vibrant, love them.

    Jacky xox

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  7. love it, love it, love it...a terrific way to have a canvas and a frame all in one...!

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  8. I loved it so much I bought it today at the Indie Craft Fair! I am such a huge fan of your work and am so happy I got a chance to speak with you today! You are so talented... I can't wait to see what you come up with next!

    Maybe you should do some work on my helmet.

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  9. This is so wonderful!!!! What a clever idea!!!

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