On Technique: Maxfield Parrishby Matthew Innis |
During his career, Maxfield Parrish worked in a variety of ways to create his illustrations, and I tried many of them in my pursuit of technical knowledge. Several times in my attempts to follow him I found myself in art supply stores asking employees to search through drawers they didn’t know they had, to find materials they didn’t know existed. And when I encountered substances no one in the art sphere seemed to know . . .