Vigil, Felix – “August Moon” Mixed Media on Board (7″ x 14″)
Felix Vigil is Jemez Pueblo and Jicarilla Apache. His paintings are typically mixed media on board. He applies layers of paper for texture then paints with acrylic. The result is a fluid surface which has texture the appearance of somewhere between watercolor and acrylic. This painting is entitled, “August Moon”. It is a landscape with the mesas in the background. The front area with the plants was built up with a palette knife for texture. It is in a frame. It is signed in the corner.