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    Hungry Squirrel

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    Price: 600.00 USD
    Contact Cell: 425-418-5786
    Email: ricktuthill1@comcast.net
    www.ricktuthill.com
    Added 2018-08-06 11:50:34
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    Description

    The name of this piece is Hungry Squirrel and the medium is scratchboard. Sometimes referred to as scraperboard (especially in Great Britain), but usually called scratchboard in North America and Australia, is a form of direct engraving where the artist scratches off dark ink to reveal a white or colored layer beneath. Scratchboard refers to both a fine-art medium, and an illustrative technique using sharp knives and tools for engraving into a thin layer of white China clay that is coated with dark, often black India ink. 

    This little fellow won 3rd place in the drawing category in the juried gallery at the Edmonds, Washington Arts Festival in June, 2018.

    Specific details

    Name of Artist: Rick Tuthill
    Width (inches): 16"
    Height (inches): 12"
    Media Mixed-Media
    Country United States
    Painting Genre: Representational: Landscape / Nature

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    Just an amazing work of art.

    Amazing watercolor.

    Beautiful, can feel the quiet and almost a cricket.

    Beautiful approach - I feel the chill from the snow but the hints of the red background peeking through provide a lovely, warm contrast that's so inviting.

    Fun and very well done.

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