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Homer mural features fireweed transformation using new school methods," he said.Simpson and Rachel Coe then did the underpainting using Payne's gray acrylic paint, a dark indigo color. Coe painted the finer details over that. He purposely went wild with the fireweed leaves...
The art of Mardi Gras mask-making

...natural colored mask might be what you're after, but maybe you'd like to introduce some color or other materials. Acrylic paints can be used on the leather and embellishments can be added most easily with glue.What's most important is that...
February First Friday Art Walk

...and 3-dimensional works made from materials as diverse as pastel, newspaper, a mop head, glitter, toothpicks, acrylic paint and a burnt 35 millimeter camera. The exhibit runs through March 1.Also opening on Friday in the Museum Gift Shop...
Carol Ann Dickerson

...richly detailed, hand-drawn posters identified Alaska wildflowers, wildlife, and wild berries. She worked with acrylic paints in a watercolor style with delicate brush strokes and attention to detail. Carol's originals and limited edition...
Garage science

...are held in Cunningham's garage on Easy Street."There's people out there that don't want to necessarily get acrylic paints out on their kitchen tables, and to be able to come here and let them essentially make a mess on our tables or in our...
In the stacks: new holiday books

...celebration of peace and brotherly love. The illustrations are truly lovely ? a combination of fabric and both oil and acrylic paints create a textured and whimsically detailed set of images. This book includes a CD of Maya Angelou reading her poem...
TMHS students compete in national art contest

...The shoes in this year's contest were decorated with acrylic paint in various styles. One pair, showing a Native Alaskan-inspired...transferred it onto the shoes, before painting them with acrylic paint.A total of four pairs of shoes are in the contest...
Artist Rob Roys: 20 years of productivity and counting the figurative idiom," a description that confuses even his wife, Pagan Hill. Early years Before settling on acrylic paint as his medium, Roys tried many different art forms. He broke his hand many times playing sports, so he was steered...
Juneau student featured on fine arts camp poster

...last summer's Sitka Fine Arts Camp, she had no idea the painting would be published. But out of the cool shades of acrylic paint came a work of art so intriguing that it is now featured as the backdrop on the 34th Annual Sitka Fine Arts poster...
Local artist's work soars

...gotten larger and braver as an artist and he is on his way to being known on a national level,'' Hunter said. Using acrylic paint on masonite instead of stretch canvas, Mills' wildlife paintings come to life through various methods. ``Most...


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