Lorraine Dell Wood prefers working with casein paints, milk-based materials of natural
ingredients, similar to the medium used by medieval muralists. The colors are rich and
glowing without the toxic byproducts present in oils and acrylics, using only tap water
and clear varnishes.
These flirtatious hats are an homage to the romantic glamour of the '30s, '40s and '50s
Paintings and sketches of live models of varied cultural background with and without
Sketches and paintings in a variety of styles and mediums
These are all sketches or painted from life as the models posed for me
These sketches of friends and classmates were drawn during the 1940s. Ink sketches at thirteen, and pencil sketches when I was sixteen and seventeen. Originals unavailable.