HOW TO: Max Ernst Texture with Plastic Wrap

Ever wonder how Max Ernst achieved the texture in some of his paintings? Lynette Bettini gives a demo of Decalcomania which was used by a pioneer of the Dada movement and Surrealism, Max Ernst. The technique of Decalcomania involves pressing paint between two surfaces. In this demo it's oil paint between canvas and plastic wrap.

Websites Referenced:

http://www.bettiniart.com

http://www.artistchronicle.com

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