Kintarō. Ink on paper by Dustin Nowlin.
You can now spread the joy of abundance and the thrill of competition with an 8"/10" archival print of your very own. Now available from the Elite Laurel Store!
Visit the Store Soon for an All New Originals Section!
A place where you'll have an exclusive opportunity to purchase New Original Paintings directly from the studio!
Recently I've been getting a lot more regular requests for blackwork and its really challenged my skills as of late. Finding the right balance of light and dark, composition, and overall "Blackness" are all values that create a strong design. Add to that just a hint of grace and auspiciousness and you have a mark that stands out from all the rest!
Working with Washi* lately, a Japanese handmade paper. Furthering my painting practice with brush and ink on this delicate and most interesting medium had been an amazing challenge that I hope to carry on with other techniques including printmaking!
Here are a few examples of what I've come up with in the past couple of months
Some of these items will be available to purchase in the Elite Laurel store here!
*For more on Washi - check the video below!
This site is about the tattoos, artwork and findings of Dustin Nowlin. Tattooing since 2002.