The world of printing press, ink and chemistry provides opportunities to avoid settling down alone with my mind’s eye, staring at a blank sheet. The discipline required, by the various processes, rein in my impatience and at the same time keep me curious in the chance of happy accidents.
I came across a quote from the print maker Udo Sellbach on the essence of art although he was referring specifically to printmaking.
Exploring approaches to publication of graphic work including the vexed question of digital drawings. Header photo shows layered printed images within a box frame using Japanese paper and acetate sheet. c. 2019
I am using my canvas as giant iPad screen. This is no surprise, after spending a decade of cutting and pasting images under the glass screen of my iPad.
A scattered post about right now, complaining of sore arms, describing a little of my current art practice all on the cusp of our nation’s important federal election. A chance to discard the political sludge accumulated over the past decade and reshape our country for the better. Roll on Saturday night.
Some reflections on social media and taking personal action after the election steal of May 19th.
This urban development caught my eye when in West Berlin. I did not record the street name or the architect’s name…but from memory, I think it was Albert Speer’s son. Is there anyone out there who can help? And, I wonder if the development still exists?
An artist’s struggle with digital distractions continues……
I am finally researching which social media platforms to focus on or not. It is quite a challenge for an…
Musings on the Top End. Where has the last decade gone? It was a time lived in sweat, prickly heat…