Creative image making in Chicago since 2002.

A behind-the-scenes look at different projects with which Dan / yes.I.said has been involved, including case studies discussing various procedural, aesthetic, and technical concerns that arose during the work.

Swiping Layers

In the midst of all of the paint pouring I’ve been doing, I’ve taken some time to focus on a more complex process that employs the same techniques. This piece started as a swipe with some funky earthtones. I removed a large portion of the first layer, and began taping off new layers on which I’d do a localized swipe. I finished it off with accent stabs of textured metallics and black, and a couple layers of epoxy resin for a nice glassy finish.

Here are some snaps of the process: