Almost the end of Amelia

I darkened Amelia’s feet, lightened the hand and jacket with a touch of zinc white, then used the same zinc white to enhance the aura about the orb just a little. A few highlights here and there, and that’s that. I might tweak the halo around the orb a little more, because I’m not quite satisfied with it. Other than that, I will do a coat of transparent Prussian Blue over the sky to darken it and bring some blue edges into the white of the halo.

Amelia Beheads the Alchemical King. 48″ x 72″, Oil on Canvas.

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Michael Pearce is an artist, writer, and professor of art. He is the author of "Art in the Age of Emergence."
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2 Responses to Almost the end of Amelia

  1. This is looking awesome!

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