A special gift…

I was asked by a special lady to paint the ‘Prayer of Jabez’ as a birthday gift for her husband.

I decided to work onto a BLACK canvas for a change and use the background as negative space to create outlines – it also provides natural shading and texture.

Prayer of Jabez prep 2

As a practice I first did this small 15 x 15 cm painting… FUN!

JOY 1

And the finished product…

Prayer of Jabez 3

I think I’m going to do some more work using this technique, I really enjoyed it.

 

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