Just returned from my second year exhibiting at the Licensing Show in NYC. I had a corner location this year and it seemed to make all the difference. I met people from many wonderful companies and have several great prospects. Now the hard part, follow up…!
A technique where a top layer of color is scratched to reveal a colour beneath. The term comes from the Italian word sgraffire meaning (literally) "to scratch".
I recently figured out how to do sgraffito on terra cotta tiles after a little bit of trial and error. The key is to carve before the first bisque firing and use many layers of white underglaze. I love it, this one is called…HumanBeast…I think.
Illustration Friday Theme – Portrait This is a recent Pet Portrait that I created for a customer to give his wife in memory of their sweet cat BeBoo who recently passed away. They said she was the queen of the house.