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52 Projects #16 Kid Classes

Tiny shape stories. Made a simple one page folding book for upcoming after school kid’s classes at the gallery. Painted paper shapes following the “shapes” show in the gallery for April. Model a one page folded x book resulting in 8 small pages. An exploded view… That’s why I find it always pays to have […]

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Around here this week

Around here this week, Thursday found me at the gallery making flip books at our fiber arts meeting.  Here is my finished flip. 6″x 6″ and flips every which way.  We were learning from Susan Colburn Motta, an accomplished collage artist and bookmaker. Sadly she has no web link but here are some of the […]

Cutting Shapes, Finger Paints

Cutting Shapes, Finger Paints

Spiraling out again on the 40 Day Creativity Experiment book.  Cutting scrapbook paper shapes and finger painting.  The nice part about working some each day over time is the ideas have a chance to come to fruition and the whole piece moves at it’s own rhythm, as if I am just the doer and the […]

Sea Rhythms

Sea Rhythms

Still spiraling out, finding the rhythm’s of the sea, summer and sand the influences on my days. Curved movement, paint, paper and glitter, like the sun on the water makes me content.

Spiraling Out Books

Spiraling Out Books

Spirals, the influence of the sea, the nautilus, the double helix, energy moving up the spine. Been playing with books since I returned from Wisconsin, making spirals, painting, pasting, stitching,  moving to the rhythm of the spirals, slow, easy, face to the sun, arms wide, twirling and spinning out into the ether.