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Blue Green Brain Cells  - original watercolor painting - neurons

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Blue Green Brain Cells is an original watercolor gallery of brain cells and structures, inspired by the work done a few years ago by some Harvard and MIT researchers with mouse brain cells (you can google “Brainbows” for lots more information). In a variety of cool blues and greens.

This is is an original watercolor painting, made using a wet-in-wet technique. After I draw a grid on the paper, I paint an individual square, wait a few seconds, and then add a second color of wet paint. The paint “bleeds” naturally, creating either a “cell” with awesome natural fractal patterns or a big old blob. If the former occurs, I wait a few more seconds and add another color. Then I do this a bunch more times in different colors. To make the really skinny bits, I used a toothpick dipped in paint.

Painted with Winsor and Newton Artist’s Watercolors on extra heavy Arches paper (300lb).

Overall size 11 x 14 inches including white mat and backing board. Standard size for easy framing. Signed. Totally unique!

Blue Green Brain Cells - original watercolor painting - neurons


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