Hi, I'm Michael Barrett

I'm an painter and a software developer. I write a blog post here and there.


Lately I've been working on small acrylic paintings on paper. I choose acrylic paint for its plastic, transluscent, quick-drying properties. I often use my own photographs as a reference. Sometimes I like to recreate signage or similar graphic designs as a way to play with color, texture, and abstract composition. Also typography is pretty.

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