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Thursday, October 13, 2011
Stage 1, abstract
This is one of two paintings I'm doing together: one horizontal and one vertical. Here, in stage 1, thin layers of gray (dark and pale) are applied in abstract patterns. Color will then be applied on top of this gray abstract foundation (see stage 2 below).