Scrap Bottles Process Documentation

This series of photographs documents the making of Scrap Bottles, a 9’x 14′ oil painting that was exhibited at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.  The painting was made during the summer of 2009 and exhibited the following November.

Scrap Bottles, 2009, Oil on canvas, 108" x 168"

Scrap Bottles, 2009, Oil on canvas, 108″ x 168″

Studies and Studio Prep01Studies 02PreppingWall 03PreppedWall

04StretchedAndPrimedCanvas

Preparatory Drawing05Drawing 07Drawing 08FinishedDrawing

Painting: June – August, 200911FirstDay

13 16 17 18 23 27 31 33 35

37FirstLayerCompleted 39StringGrid 40FinishedPainting

Completed painting installed at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, November 2009Left