Cross hatching is a complex technique - now fairly rare – through which the artist shades with intersecting sets of parallel lines, moving carefully from light to dark, to give the image depth and shadow. Ashok Bhowmick - a senior, well recognised artist from India - discovered his talent as an artist at an early age, but chose the cross hatch as his preferred technique in 1974.
Ashok Bhowmick’s inherited his proclivity for art from his mother, who was also his first teacher. Apart from being an exceptional painter, he is also an experimental sculptor, a philosopher and writer. Sixty years of experience, dedication and love of simplicity layer his canvases.Read more