Tag: College

Mary – the Agony

Mary - the Agony, Acrylic/Paper, 1984, & Digital Manipulation, 2014, by Terre Britton.

Mary – the Agony, Acrylic/Paper, 1984, & Digital Manipulation, 2014.

This is an Adobe Photoshop manipulation of a college piece, primarily using blending modes. Here is the original:

Mary - the Agony, Acrylic/Paper, 1984, by Terre Britton

Mary – the Agony, Acrylic/Paper, 1984

Gesture Drawing: Figure 1

Figure-1 (c)1983, by Terre Britton

Figure-1 (c)1983, Conté on paper.

In our college life-drawing class we’d begin with quick gestures before getting in to the 30 or 60 minute poses. This is one of those gestures.

It’s also a drawing that has seen a few miles–wrinkles retained for sake of character.

Enjoy!

Drunken Angels

Drunken Angels, by Terre Britton.

“Drunken Angels” (c)1983, Acrylic on matte board, 40″ x 32″

This is a Christian/Dionysian study from college.

Destined for Glass

Vertical Triptych

This was the first series I ever created, many college-moons ago. Essentially, they are prototypes for a column of stained-glass windows behind the altar of a church. They could be hung left to right but I created it with a vertical format in mind–in the order below.

 Also, they were just removed from storage and shipped to me a couple of weeks ago, so you will likely notice surface damage.

Resurrection of Christ

“Resurrection of Christ” (c)1984, Acrylic on Canvas, 24″ x 24″

Death of Christ

“Death of Christ” (c)1984, Acrylic on Canvas, 24″ x 24″

Birth of Christ

“Birth of Christ” (c)1984, Acrylic on Canvas, 24″ x 24″

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