Marybeth Heikes

Paintings in Watercolor & Mixed Media

Patriotic Pig

Patriotic Pig

Acrylic collage

I began with a deep purple background to contrast with the emerald green of the pig. Then I put a numeral 1 on his haunches; I couldn’t figure out how to finish, then had the idea to cut up flag stamps and glued on the bottom.

Posted in Midwest Life on May 25, 2009.

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