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Saturday, December 10, 2005
Illustration Friday - Surprise!
Two darker mandalas, compared to my previous posting.
All three are made using the kaleidoscope filter in Painter IX.
These two were created from a digital collage combining paintings, drawings and photographs.
Its possible to make very similiar images simply by selecting a section of a picture and then reflecting it over and over.
There is a great deal of satisfaction to be had in hand-painting mandalas too and in fact I've used two hand painted ones within these.
On hearing that the topic this week was surprise, Jim said I should draw a picture of some sheep. He said they are always surprised and he's seen them surprised by the sun rising at dawn.
However I'll leave that as a verbal image.