African Patterns on wrapping paper

On wrapping paper you draw simple african patterns with a white oil pastel: lines, dots, spirals, triangles, circles and stylized animals. Then you can paint with watercolors in the blanks, using only a few warm colours like brown, ocher, bordeaux and black. wrapping brown paper drawing with white oil pastel paint with … [Read more...]

My Batik in Tanzania

With great nostalgia I review the pictures of some years ago in Tanzania. I had conceived and organized a workshop of decorating fabrics with the traditional batik technique, along with some Tanzanian women. Here's what I did, and that the girls are still doing today in Iringa ... disegno per la realizzazione dello stencil lo stencil … [Read more...]