Blancmange People, an abstract painting by John Cake

Blancmange People

2020

Acrylic on Canvas

100cm x 75cm

Detail of painting Blancmange People by John Cake
The light blue colour is an attempt in paint to match the computer screen cyan (or B from RGB). This also shows the typographic detail of the orange lines.
Detail of painting Blancmange People by John Cake
Many areas were overlaid with subtle details in colours that were a shade different.
Detail of painting Blancmange People by John Cake
The purple and orange lines have a fluorescence to them, whilst the translucent, violet, cropped brush strokes interfere with the colours below.