Well – I feel that I have spent enough time on this piece – not one of my better ones, now to decide:- 1) Plop in ready made frame 2) Have it framed. Decisions, decisions! Your comments are invited and welcome. Click on image for a larger view.
All artists need a friend who they can turn to for a critique of their work. A friend who will say more than “Oh that’s lovely”. When I lived down south – my Artist’s friend was Linda – but now we live 100’s of miles apart. Although we still communicate about our work – it… Continue reading Artist’s Friend
Sometimes it is difficult to know when a piece is finished. Often when I think a piece is done – I put it out of sight for a while, then I can come back to it with fresh eyes and I will see any glaring omissions or imbalances. As a working artist – I have… Continue reading When is a piece finished?
Sometimes there comes a point where confusion and chaos reign – as they did to-day in the studio. The piece of work looks (as it often does at this stage) like it maybe going nowhere fast. My studio looks like a volcano has errupted spewing out fabric, paper and thread everywhere. I knew it was… Continue reading Confusion ….
I finished yesterdays piece to my satisfaction – I will have to give more thought on the “how to do it” before I embark on a bigger version. If you want to see a detail, it is posted on my daily image blog “The Turning Year”. So moving on. The next piece has to fit… Continue reading No Snow in my Studio!
Well January was rather a wipe out for me – but back in the studio again now, determined to finish the little piece that I had started in my last post. This small piece is a “test” piece for a larger piece of work – in terms of technical “how to”. I want to do… Continue reading In the Studio … again
I dont know if it is flue or some other bug – but it has wiped me out for the past 4 days – To-day I am vertical – but week as a kitten. But I think I am about to collapse in the horizontal any second now byeee