Monday, 26 April 2010

Art Monday: Life as a Trilobite

One of my personal favourite paintings. Click to enlarge. Below, detail views.

Life as a Trilobite Oil on canvas, early 2000's.
Detail view also available in my print shop as a greeting card or in a variety of fine art print formats. Originally debuted on The Flying Trilobite here. Tricky to photograph, as I poured stand oil over the surface giving it a mottled, organic look that reflects light strangely.

I'm working on some new images with a variation of this character called "Flying Trilobite Boy" - I'm adding wings.




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Original artwork on The Flying Trilobite Copyright to Glendon Mellow
under Creative Commons Licence.

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3 comments:

Tatjana said...

Very cool, Glendon! I like it.

Merve Alanyalı said...

OK! Now I understood why you call yourself trilobite! cool...

Glendon Mellow said...

Thanks Tatjana!

Hahaha, yeah Merve: it's awful when my back/exoskeleton gets itchy...

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