Featured artists include Ariel Rodriguez, a graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, who specializes in oil paintings and acrylic pouring, and Christina Snider, whose oil paintings and scratchboard
art pieces will continue to be displayed through June.
After my tour, I join a graphic workshop in the museum's Moomin Studio, learning a scratchboard
technique used by Jansson to achieve her atmospheric, wintery scenes.
The scurrying of small mammals offers a complex, scratchboard
In New Waves, twofilms with the Palestinian conflict as the background will maintain an unexpected dialogues: the Italian-French Samouni Road, by Stefano Savona, melds real images with the scratchboard
technique in an unusual, heart-rending, striking proposal that takes us to the Gaza Strip with the portrait of a family marked by tragedy.
As an alternate method of applying the glue, we used old wooden stylus sticks left over from scratchboard
projects that we repeatedly dipped into small cups of glue and drew short strokes along the contour lines.
The exhibition features Wildlife Conservation using scratchboard
and clayboard art as a medium.
Beautiful illustrations of dark portraits of Mentu and Twi and the other African people are rendered on scratchboard
and painted with dyes and acrylic.
Martha Kuhlman's analysis of three versions of Kafka's Metamorphosis--an original that itself combines interpretive moves with creative impulses--finds success with artists who "adapt a multivalent text into an equally multivalent medium" (207), employing panel alignments, scratchboard
backgrounds, and additional narrative sequences.
Kids Drawing lets children unleash their artistic side, with a drawing application, coloring book, sandbox and a scratchboard
She manages this with traditional media such as printmaking, acrylic paint, and scratchboard
, as well as modern digital methods.
works are also outstanding, from a view of one of Petra's buildings seen through a gap in the rocks to a plethora of umbrellas along the shore of the Ganges River.
Mawson and his men are small in an infinity of gloomy greyness, the land is as furrowed as a ploughed field in drifts of snow turned to ice, crevasses open up into great inky blue abysses; Gouldthorpe has masterfully depicted Mawson's experience in painted full-page and spread scenes as well as scratchboard
vignettes that illustrate the small details from the golden age of Antarctic exploration.