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Michele Tanner | Michele Tanner

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Aug.04.2009
Abstracting a realistic painting / portrait. BTW, please see previous entry on Michele Tanner... Works on linen for portrait painting, not overly fine, but linen with a certain texture. Artist's goal: she wants to lose the edges so the figure can emerge from the canvas. What to put in, what to...
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Aug.04.2009
“I paint straight and then I take away,” says portrait painter Michele Giulvezan-Tanner [Click on picture to enlarge!]. I sit in on Michele’s workshop at Sierra Azul Nursery a&Garden in Watsonville, CA.  As a writer, I work with the look and manner of characters in my poems. Animals and people...