30" x 40" x 1.5"
Acrylic, Charcoal, Newspaper & Cotton Balls on Paper & Canvas

This is a self-portrait that I created in 2004. The portrait was drawn using charcoal on plain white paper, which was then cut into the oval shape and glued onto a large canvas. I added torn bits of newspaper and cotton balls around the portrait.

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Comment by Michelle Meijs on May 23, 2011 at 5:55am
Thaneeya, this is very creative and beautiful
Comment by Thaneeya McArdle on May 23, 2011 at 6:32am
Thank you, Michelle! :)
Comment by Harry Rekow on July 10, 2011 at 6:36am

Very interesting technique.  (And well done.)

Comment by Thaneeya McArdle on July 11, 2011 at 3:47pm
Many thanks, Harry!  This one was pretty experimental.  Initially had no idea what I was doing and made it up as I went along. :)
Comment by Kathleen Kelly - Thompson on August 23, 2011 at 9:00pm
Amazing work Thaneeya, it's very powerful
Comment by Thaneeya McArdle on August 24, 2011 at 10:01am
Thank you - it was great to experiment with this piece.
Comment by Greg Guise on February 1, 2012 at 5:19pm


Comment by paul thornley on May 26, 2014 at 9:01pm

wow how original I like this very  much

Comment by Kathleen Kelly - Thompson on May 26, 2014 at 10:06pm

Still think that this is incredible.....such great work!!! Still love it!!

Comment by Thaneeya McArdle on May 28, 2014 at 8:25pm

Thank you so much Greg, Paul and Kathleen! :)


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