For my standard size pieces (four feet by five feet), it takes between 75 and 100 hours, from planning to final resin.
It changes, but currently it is Sour orange. Past favorites have been Tabasco, Jalapeno, and Sour Cherry.
No. No I don’t.
For my standard size pieces (four feet by five feet), there are approximately 12,000 beans. Each square foot contains around 600 beans.
Magic. Also Krylon 7010 All Purpose Spray Adhesive.
Once some ants found the extra boxes of beans in my studio, but I have never had any problems with them eating the art.
Yes, I use this product.
Practice. I spend a lot of time practicing looking at colors and shapes and how they relate to each other. It’s just a learned skill that anyone can master if they have the interest and devote enough time to it.
I do some private commissions. If you are interested in commissioning a piece, feel free to contact me.