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.
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?
I finished this little piece a week or so ago, but I have let it “sit” for a while to make sure I didn’t want to add anything and to-day I decided it was OK – although as yet it has no name. (detail, click on image for link to larger picture) The finished work… Continue reading A Finished Piece …
Wolf Moon is now finished – in this picture it probably does not look a lot different than in the last post – but there is more stitching on it. I don’t know why but all the close ups I took of the piece today showed a real haze on the layer of organza (with… Continue reading Wolf Moon
No studio time today – I have promised myself a complete day in there tomorrow. Here is “beyond the stars” mounted on painted canvas board. I am going for the unglazed unframed look in my work at the moment – which is quite new for me – people do worry about dust and unframed work… Continue reading Beyond the stars
The naming of a piece of work is always something I find thought provoking and interesting. Sometimes the name comes first – I will hear or read a phrase and immediately it invokes the idea of a piece of art. Other times – as in this case – I was working to a brief “In… Continue reading What’s in a Name?
photography Nigel Thompson please click for larger image