Winter approaches outside my study window and into my mind. Across the sea, Gaza is exploding and Australia continues to be governed by aliens. For relief I look to the art works hanging in a corner of our writing room: Jim Wigley’s ink drawing of 3 women and child returning with fish, Noel Counihan’s linocut, ‘Laughing Christ’ and Brandy Tjungurrayi’s painting of the “football game”. All three works are part of my story.
No drawing started as yet for Catch Him by His Name, my graphic novel that has been in the works…
Completed recording around 500 drawings and paintings.Now is the “In the bin” or “on the wall” time.
Red Heart Comic progress update.
Reworking my autobiographical animation script, “Catch him by his name” as a graphic novel.
A self reflective discourse on the use of social media including Instagram and virtual cobwebs on creativity.
Cover image. This doodle of mine includes one of the wonderful timeless self portraits by Rembrandt.
I am enjoy hiding images and visual references within my work.
Reworking pencil drawings using an iPad. Finger drawing on the iPad or iPhone or using studio drawings opens up creative explorations of ideas and aesthetics.
A word doodle on self portraits.
The Christmas season has been shaded by the mega fires in NSW’s and South Australia. Australia is facing its worst…