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Collage — Big Hair

Kerfe's been encouraging me to get back to my artwork.  My primary medium is 5" x 8" paper collage.  I pulled out the magazine clippings tonight.  Usually it takes a long time to find the right images to go together, but tonight, these picked themselves.  I took a pic with the phone camera as usual,… Continue reading Collage — Big Hair

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Carlin Diaz: Saucy psychedelic animation — Canadian Art Junkie

I watched these last night and was mesmerized by them.  They are SPECTACULAR! https://player.vimeo.com/video/68229620?dnt=1&app_id=122963 These animated illustrations are gems, showcasing the talent of Carlín Díaz, a Venezuelan graphic artist and animation director living in Paris. His portfolio covers a wide variety of art, but these videos most clearly show off his saucy, psychedelic style. via Carlin… Continue reading Carlin Diaz: Saucy psychedelic animation — Canadian Art Junkie

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“FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION” Challenge! ART!

Richa is the host of the Freedom of Expression Challenge.  Richa says: For my entry this week my theme is Chuck Palahniuk, my favorite author.  There will be book covers and quotes and other artwork. Marla Singer, a character from, "Fight Club" the book and the movie     book cover for Rant image link… Continue reading “FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION” Challenge! ART!

art · Coloring Club · music

Coloring Club Plus — 3/6/19

Daddy'z Breakdown is a Grand Rapids, MI band I was lucky enough to see when I went to a little place called Tip Top Deluxe to see another band playing that night.  I bought their CD, which they were selling at the show. I went back to see them the next time they played. This… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/6/19

art · Stream of Consciousness Saturday

SoCS — art

Linda G. Hill's Stream of Consciousness Saturday's prompt is about art, either art on our home's wall or art in a museum. The art I choose to stream-of-consciousness on today are acrylic pour paintings I did last year. One of my friends heard about the class being held in a nearby art gallery. I watched… Continue reading SoCS — art

art · Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC)

FOWC The Walls of Gaudi

image link   Fandango's FOWC is wall. I will do a better post on this later, but last night I watched an hour-long documentary on Antoni Gaudi. Having a persistent, but novice interest in architecture, my aesthetic favor for ultimate architect is captured by Master Gaudi. This man can build a wall like no other,… Continue reading FOWC The Walls of Gaudi

art · Word of the Day Challenge

Examples of Finesse

image link -- Henri Matisse's, "Nude in a White Turban"   threading a needle while riding a bike * playing jenga on a unicycle * starting a fire on a first try * successful sourdough rise in mid-winter * getting hardboiled eggshell off in less than 10 seconds * tying a shoelace with one hand… Continue reading Examples of Finesse

#OctPoWriMo2018 · art · OctPoWriMo · poetry

Poetry Day 27 — Nightwings

The prompt for today is:  What Color Is It?   Select a random noun. When you see an image of this person/place/thing, what color is it? Brainstorm the different ways the color can be described. Write a poem to help us see something in color through your eyes. Use an appropriately sourced and credited image of… Continue reading Poetry Day 27 — Nightwings