"A painting technique in which semi-opaque or thin opaque colors are loosely brushed over an underpainted area so that patches of the color beneath show through."From The Artist's Handbook, by Ray Smith.
A weekly digest to highlight some of the posts I found most interesting, most provocative, or otherwise caught my eye from the Science Artists Feed. Sit back, have a coffee and enjoy.
Click here for earlier scumbles.
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Old Paintings, Omegafauna.
Artist Organization Goes Virtual, Britt Griswold, Guild of Natural Science Illustrators.
Big Bang Ball makes a Big Bang, Britt Griswold, Guild of Natural Science Illustrators.
More Life of the Cell Animation, Boulders 2 Bits.
War Paint: Styracosaurus, The Optimistic Painting Blog
The Space Age Enters the Stone Age, Visual Science
Andrew Vomhof Mapps the Cosmos in the Rings of Time, Hybrids of Art and Science.
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These next few posts weren't in the Feed, since their blogs don't primarily deal in science-art. Check these out!
Closer than Expected, Dan Dos Santos - Muddy Colors. (Art and life comparison with astronauts.)
Giant Isopod Stained Glass panel, Deep Sea News.
San Francisco: Imaginary Foundation art show and pop-up shop, Boing Boing.
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