• Figurative Finger Painting

    Figurative Finger Painting - Debbee Lotito

    Though I own them, I seldom use paint brushes. Especially when experimenting with acrylics. I love the feeling of the paint under my fingers and somehow it increases the connection to the 'zone'.  The figurative painting above was created by hand and paper. The jagged strips of color were spread with newspaper and a sturdy backing board which will inevitably become another painting. 

    She sits facing a mirror...or perhaps a window. It's at this point I stop and contemplate the next level of color and dimension. I need time for the canvas to speak to me and tell me where it wants to go...