Colors From Dirt?

This is from Martha Kennedy’s blog. I’ve been regularly reading her blogs about art and this particular one about the use of dirt as pigment is fascinating.

Having written recently about painting with dirt — and not feeling completely understood there — and wanting to be understood, here’s more. The old masters (anyone before the middle of the 19th century) painted with dirt, clay and rocks along with various other pigments made from plants, bugs, bones. I just happen to think this […]

Colors From Dirt?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.