Art Postcards for Sale
Artist Brian Moss has reproduced nearly 100 of his colorful paintings & pen & ink artworks into beautiful 4" x 6" art postcards for mailing or stationery
- postcard part# P9
- 4" x 6" (10cm x 15cm)
- ideal for mailing, or framing
- thick 14 point eco-friendly paper
Distinguished burnt-like structures in the middle were achieved by dousing this with rubbing alcohol & other flammable household solvents. It was then promptly lit on fire, and quickly extinguished so the flames did not engulf the colors. A variety of inks in addition to metallic pigments were used to create a dynamic pattern.
8.5" x 11"
alcohol inks, acrylic, solvents
The title is a clear nod to Florence and her machinery, whose song of the same name was playing when I painted this. Often times I'll save a work with a string of words as a placeholder with the intention of changing it, but sometimes the juxtaposition works and sticks.
Younger artists: please do not light things on fire without proper supervision and / or adequate preparation after reading that I did so with this piece. But never stop experimenting and don't confine your style to a specific box. Sometimes a little bit of household solvents is in order.