Some of my art!

Discussion in 'All Non-S197 Media' started by Forty61, Aug 13, 2021.

  1. Forty61

    Forty61 forum member

    Figured I would share a few pieces of my work, I do a lot of random drawing, painting, designing stickers etc. but lately I’ve been doing more of the painting specifically.

    The skateboards I picked up for free at a skate shop out in Lubbock, figured recycling them and turning them into artwork for the wall was better than just throwing them away. I try to preserve the edges, backgrounds or stickers if possible to show a little of their ‘story’ if you will...

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  2. MrBhp

    MrBhp Senior Member

  3. skwerl

    skwerl tree hugger

    Almost as good as Hunter Biden's stuff. Damn near a million dollars worth of art there!
  4. Iceman62

    Iceman62 Bullitt 6005

    Pretty cool, especially the recycled skateboards. What type of paints did you use? My son has a few boards taking up space in the garage...might want to make them something of a memory/gift...
  5. Forty61

    Forty61 forum member

    I cleaned them and sanded them in any super rough spots, laid down a coat of matte white spray paint for a consistent base and then did the actual painting with just the cheapest acrylics and brushes I could find at Walmart. I did it as kind of an experiment and since it worked so well I just stuck with it. For the ones that retain the original background I masked them out before spraying the base down, super basic stuff.
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  6. Forty61

    Forty61 forum member

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  7. Forty61

    Forty61 forum member

    Kind of rusty, been a while since I’ve done anything.. new one for the garage though!
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