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Australian artist paints with breasts
New IND press ^ | 1-6-06 | ind press staff

Posted on 01/06/2006 4:24:24 PM PST by Rakkasan1

SYDNEY: Changing colours of palette entails endless showers for an Australian artist - because she prefers to paint with her breasts.

But Di Peel, a mother of two, is producing what the market wants. Unlike recent winners of prestigious Turner Prize for modern art, Peel's works can do what paintings traditionally are supposed to do and brighten up a bare wall.

Her first canvas sold for $10, her second for $26 and currently she's busy with an order for 10 at a princely $89 each.

Peel, from Tasmania, freely admits that her chosen method doesn't allow much detail.

"They are more like abstract flowers," she told Hobart's Mercury newspaper. "But my latest piece, people say, looks like the Earth from space.

(Excerpt) Read more at newindpress.com ...


TOPICS: Arts/Photography
KEYWORDS: artist; australian; breasts; painter; paints
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I wonder how large a canvas she uses.
1 posted on 01/06/2006 4:24:25 PM PST by Rakkasan1
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To: Rakkasan1; Lil'freeper

What a boob!


2 posted on 01/06/2006 4:26:17 PM PST by big'ol_freeper ("Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought." Pope JPII)
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To: Rakkasan1

Is her studio open to the public?


3 posted on 01/06/2006 4:26:50 PM PST by Freedom_no_exceptions (No actual, intended, or imminent victim = no crime. No exceptions.)
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To: Rakkasan1
Ummmmmmmm..excuse me, you forgot the PICTURE
4 posted on 01/06/2006 4:27:23 PM PST by jsh3180
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To: Rakkasan1

"Di Peel"

Is her sister Nana?


5 posted on 01/06/2006 4:28:08 PM PST by BenLurkin (O beautiful for patriot dream - that sees beyond the years)
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To: Rakkasan1
2006 Hooters Calander
6 posted on 01/06/2006 4:28:13 PM PST by freedumb2003 (American troops cannot be defeated. American Politicians can.)
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To: jsh3180

Yes, and I think he was being kind.


7 posted on 01/06/2006 4:28:18 PM PST by SuzyQue
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To: jsh3180

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA. Thank goodness she doesn't user her butt. She would lose her shirt in costs!


8 posted on 01/06/2006 4:28:44 PM PST by doodad
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To: Rakkasan1

You don't even want to know what her husband uses to create the frames...


9 posted on 01/06/2006 4:29:23 PM PST by NYCSteve
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To: jsh3180

thanks for that. next come the Helen Thomas pics. oh the pain I have wrought on others!


10 posted on 01/06/2006 4:30:26 PM PST by Rakkasan1 (Peace de Resistance! Viva la Paper towels!)
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To: jsh3180
AAAAARRRGGGHHH!!!

Ignore my post #3. Ignore my post #3.

11 posted on 01/06/2006 4:30:55 PM PST by Freedom_no_exceptions (No actual, intended, or imminent victim = no crime. No exceptions.)
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To: Rakkasan1

Art is meant to inspire. I'm inspired.


12 posted on 01/06/2006 4:31:10 PM PST by keithtoo (Global Warming causes everything, and everything causes Global Warming.)
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To: jsh3180

She must paint billboards with those fat brushes.


13 posted on 01/06/2006 4:31:15 PM PST by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: Rakkasan1

Must be difficult to hold the brush.


14 posted on 01/06/2006 4:32:38 PM PST by GSWarrior
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To: TheMom; Dashing Dasher; Eaker

Show us yer brushes !!


15 posted on 01/06/2006 4:32:53 PM PST by Squantos (Be polite. Be professional. But, have a plan to kill everyone you meet. )
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To: Rakkasan1
$89 each? She can do better.

$100 or Bust!

16 posted on 01/06/2006 4:34:55 PM PST by smoothsailing
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To: big'ol_freeper

looks more like a arse to me.....kinda like you seen on a fat hillbilly working under a sink....


17 posted on 01/06/2006 4:35:40 PM PST by nascar242005
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To: jsh3180

Panoramic landscapes, I'm guessing


18 posted on 01/06/2006 4:36:51 PM PST by muir_redwoods (Free Sirhan Sirhan, after all, the bastard who killed Mary Jo Kopechne is walking around free)
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To: Squantos

I do this too but only on post-it notes.

I cannot do a bill-board!!


And, NO!!!




But thanks for asking!


19 posted on 01/06/2006 4:37:48 PM PST by Eaker (My Wife Rocks! - I will never take Dix or El Roy off of my ping list.)
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To: windcliff

ping


20 posted on 01/06/2006 4:38:22 PM PST by stylecouncilor
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