This piece is a bold abstract encaustic painting (bees wax, damar, pigment) on a 24" square cradled wood panel.
The painting is highly textured in thick brush strokes of oil paint mixed with bee's wax and damar. The mixture is heated and painted while hot, and the paint hardens as it cools. The bright colored areas are acrylic washes over the raw wood, which contrast in texture to the encaustic paint.
The title refers to a song. Like music, painting can be about a feeling or a mood. I listen to music as I paint, and I name these pieces after the songs because I feel a connection between music and this body of work.Encaustic paint is made from a combination of beeswax, pigment, and damar, and is worked by heating and melting the materials. Encaustic paintings are very durable (examples remain from ancient Egypt) but they are susceptible to high temperatures, so they should not be hung in a place which may get excessively hot, in direct sunlight, or near a radiator, for example.
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