Stark Contrast – Scratch Art by Rick Siegel Stark Contrast makes a fine example of Scratch Art. What is Scratch Art? It is the technique of taking a tile and putting a color layer on top of another color layer, as many as you like, then scratching, or rubbing the colors off to reveal the work of art. Making the subject matter more graphic the idea was to be able
If you are looking for Siegel Hand Painted tiles, you have found us. Painting tiles has been a real delight for me. I have been discovering the various methods and coloration’s which allow the real artist to flourish.
With the arts like cuerda seca you work with a special glaze and painting is a real surprise because you never know what color you will get. With engobe colors it is much more like painting with most colors as you can mix and see what you will get.
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Mixing the methods also allows new and exciting creations. Enjoy.