Lorraine Chapman painting on silk of yellow varigated fish on blue background
Lorraine Chapman

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Painting: Giclee Print on silk with archival matting

27.5"h x 21.5"w


I have been painting on silk for about twenty-three years. Silk painting allows me to use color with some spectacular results. The dyes on the translucent silk are very bold and strong. I use French dyes and the gutta resist technique, also called the serti technique, to produce my paintings.