Someone has introduced me to Acrylic Flow painting. Im not sure if i am very very sorry or not. At least I haven’t bought any more art supplies. Read the rest of this entry »
I made a thing for a friend
I’ve have been doing lots of stuff since I last posted. I’ve been finding it really hard to sit still for long enough to write about them.
Sorry about that
Things are really hard at the moment, but I was really desperate to do something. Anything. I miss my shed. I haven’t been in it for a month and then two months before that. Don’t forget the shed.
These are reject stock printed canvases that I painted with gesso ages ago. For a while they’ve had a colleges mounted on them and have just been hanging around.
In a fit of deciding to do something about the heap my life is in at the moment I raided the end less cupboard of art for some inks.
Spontaneous art who’d of thunk it!
I’ve left these out side the shed and I might come back to them or might just attack the rest of the prepared canvases.
So it goes
I tried to do some new sketches for my 64 maps of hyperspace. It was hard. I even wrote some blurb, but I lost it. Anyway here are some examples of three weeks of frustration. When I’m feeling a little more relaxed about the experiment I’ll come back and comment on them fully. Read the rest of this entry »
Some time in February my friend Phil asked if I’d like to take part in a blog hop about practice and process. As you know I’m happy to talk about my work I just didn’t have anyone to hop onto – kinda shy like that. Here are Phil’s answers. Looking at them I see that the questions are actually quite difficult, but over the next few weeks I’ll take a stab at them.
This time I thought I run through some work that I’ve taken though to completion and what I remember of the process at the time. Next week I want to try to put my work into some kind of wider context. Then finally I might be able to take about why I do the stuff I do and not something else.