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Taking Flight: wildlife, nature and birds
Nature and wildlife artist's Marilu Tousignaut and Linda Harrison-Parsons will be featured at Blossom and Basket Boutique 3 N. Main St., Mt. Airy, MD Oct. 22 & 23, 2010.
By: linda hp
Meet the artists Friday, October 22 from 5:00 - 8:00 see the works inspired by travels through Maine and Canada this summer. Special presentation on Loons along with scratchboards by Marilu and pastels by Linda.
Saturday, November 23 from 11:00 - 4:00 the artist will demonstrate the techniques they use to make their work. Marilu creates her fine lined scratchboards with the use of a exacto knief. Gently scratching away black ink to expose the white clay board. Linda use cotton rag paper toned with soft pastels, drawing with a eraser to bring out the highlights and form in her paintings. Pastel pencils are used to add details to feathers, fur and bark of trees.
Come meet the artists and watch as they create new works. They will have small prints, handmade books and handmade paper pieces just in time for a little holiday shopping. To view additional work check their web sites: http://www.lindaharrisonparsons.com http://www.marilutousignaut.com For additional information on the show go to: http://www.blossomandbasketboutique.com e-mail:
phone the shop at 301-829-8300
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Wildlife and nature artist working in pastels on cotton rag paper. Documenting the things we see each day but that may be gone tomorrow. Creating art in plein air and from the photographs taken in the wilderness.
Page Updated Last on: Sep 08, 2010