Playing with Citrasolv

Recently got turned on to Citrasolv as a method to create textures by Jennifer Hudson, and now am hooked. The short version is when Citrasolve is sprayed on soy based inks on a clay based paper, the inks lift from the paper and can manipulated.  Gorgeous results can be obtained, worthy of framing by themselves, or can be scanned as textures.

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Jennifer uses multiple layers of low opacity to obtain her effects, here I’m much more graphic, creating Klimt like images. I wanted a more intense image because I’ll now use these with encaustics, wax infused with the paper and oil paints.

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