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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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Monotype prints

These are some of the monotype prints I created in a recent workshop given by Chick Curtis.   I learned a lot and had great fun.  I used stencils or added collage to all but the first one.  I also … 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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Pieces Currently in Galleries

I have 3 pieces in the current Southern California Collage Society’s show at the Chaffey Community Museum of Art in Upland.  And I have one piece (also collage/mixed media) in the Riverside Community Art Association’s members exhibit. These are at … Continue reading

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