Home / Away

Home / Away

This is the result of a months’ long project we undertook in New England Wax. Just for the fun of it, and as a way to share our art with each other, 19 of us  each produced 20 works of art, 8″ x 8″ on paper, to be collated so we each receive a...
Scribble Stage

Scribble Stage

One of the stages of discovery on the path to a finished painting is what I call the scribble stage. You close your eyes–your artist-critic eye, and let go of all expectation. It really helps in resolving what you’ve done to that point and sometimes leads...
Home/Away Series

Home/Away Series

Here’s one of the Home/Away pieces with the “fencing” applied. I was thinking that how you think about Home, or what “away” means can depend on which side of the fence you are looking through. More on this later as I work out my statement...
Progress

Progress

Here’s a photo of one of the 8 x 8 inch pieces I’m making for our New England Wax Art Swap called “Home/Away”. It’s not complete. There will be another layer of drawing on top before I’m done. ← A Swap Among Friends Home/Away...
A Swap Among Friends

A Swap Among Friends

These are the beginnings for an art swap project that we are doing in New England Wax. Twenty-one members are making 22 unique pieces that will be collated into a portfolio for each of us. It’s a fabulous way to share work and make a record of our time together...