“Gunpowders nature, energy; and the experimental qualities it offers captivates my desire to create!” – KJK
“Storm’s Comin” Ignited Gunpowder on paper, 42″x12″
Gunpowder art… the fun, the experimentation, the process, even the “burn-ups” – I love this medium!
Thanks to everyone who braved the rain, wind, and cold to stop by the demo at Art Focus! ~ KJ
Gunpowder artist, KJ Kahnle thrives on experimentation and her more recent experiments have been quite explosive. “Gunpowder is an amazingly interesting, diverse, and challenging medium. Not being able to completely predict or control the final outcome, unlike my detailed pencil work, is part of what I really enjoy about it. It’s kind of like life, you plan but the reactions of all the variables creates unexpected results.
FROM THE GUNPOWDER STUDIO
Auction submission for the WaterWorks Art Museum 42nd Annual Auction https://www.facebook.com/WaterWorksArtMuseum/. This piece was very challenging and so much fun! I developed some new techniques, used some new powders, over-burned lots of...read more
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