Category Archives: Abstract

Small Grid Abstracts

I recently watched (again) a video by Jane Davies in which she adds more paint to partially decorated collage papers (papers she used for lifting paint when working on other pieces).  She then arranges some of her decorated papers under … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Look

After making quite a few thumbnail abstracts with various Pitt pens (lines and some shading), I’ve begun to experiment with the same beginnings for larger pieces.  So far, I haven’t made preliminary drawings for the larger (mostly 9×12) pieces.  Some … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Collage: Facing Away

Finally finished–after weeks and weeks of feeling this needed more.  The bit of magazine paper (silhouette of a face) was the last touch. Do you worry about using small cutouts from magazines?  I am not concerned, since I don’t sell … Continue reading

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Mixed Media (2) at Chaffey Community Museum of Art

These two pieces are currently in the Members’ Exhibit at the Chaffey Community Museum of Art in Ontario, CA.  I think they are both 12 x 16 inches.  Mixed media: acrylic & collage.

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Postcard Art for Spark

                I made these postcards and will send them off tomorrow to other participants in a Spark exchange.  Not sure who will get which ones yet (3  people to send to).  Amy Souza created the web … Continue reading

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