Monday, December 12, 2005

collage-a-day 4 - 6





These collages are from Friday, Sunday, and today. I didn't end up making one on Saturday.

Thursday, December 08, 2005

collage-a-day 3



Day 3 - I think maybe the subject of Christmas is lurking in my subconcious : )

Wednesday, December 07, 2005

Blue


Here is my entry for Blue.

This piece came about I've spent a lot of time recently experimenting with materials and working on some very structured pieces, so on this one I sort of snapped and just threw the stuff I've been experimenting with at the canvas.

collage-a-day 2



Day 2 - still collaging!

Tuesday, December 06, 2005

collage-a-day 1


Inspired by Keri Smith, author of "Living Out Loud", I have decided to take on the challenge of creating a collage a day, "with no attachment to outcome, just to get the hand moving." I thought about waiting until the new year to start, but then I realized that was just my old friends Resistance and procrastination talking, so here is my first one.

Thursday, November 17, 2005

Strength



So many ways to interpret strength, so many ideas. This is what came out.

Though I think the image is good, I'm not sure it conveys "strength" the way I thought it would.

crow sketch


Here is a pencil sketch I did for "Night".

Thursday, November 10, 2005

Night



This is my first post to Illustration Friday. As soon as I learned that Night was this week's topic, for some reason I just could not shake the image of a crow from my mind.

Creating this image was a wonderful experience. I felt a renewed excitement about my art all week. Can't wait to do the next one!

Thursday, November 03, 2005

humble beginnings

I've joined the rank of bloggers in order to participate in "Illustration Friday". As I browse through all it has to offer, though, I realize that I can do so much more. Hmmmm…