MY PROCESS

IMAGE TRANSFERS REVISITED

I used images of my parents from an old photo and tried some filters in photoshop – torn edges and graphic pen – and printed them from my laser printer. Mind you, the laser prints worked before. But again today, the images came out a little dappled and more distressed than I prefer.

WEEK 15

This week's assignment was to create a collage using an old book cover. The original book was called Petite Histoire de la Civilisation Française, and it had the map of Paris already. Adding some paper parts and red ink, I wanted it to have a more...

SKETCHBOOK PROJECT 2018

This year I am participating in the Sketchbook Project. I have filled my book with collages, and have sent them off to Brooklyn to be filed and digitized. Now a part of me will always be in Brooklyn, my home town.   Brooklyn Art Library is home to The...

WEEK ONE

The U.S.A. Trilogy is a series of three novels by American writer John Dos Passos, comprising the novels The 42nd Parallel (1930), 1919 (1932) and The Big Money (1936). The books were first published together in a volume titled U.S.A. by Harcourt Brace in...

52 WEEKS

I am taking a collage work shop for 52 weeks. It began back in January and I have made some collages that are just simply exercises, but some that I really like. I'll post the ones I think are good here. lol. Follow along with the whole year on my flickr...

THINGS THAT HAVE KEPT ME BUSY

It's been a while since I posted anything new. Not because nothing is happening, but I just have not kept up with myself. In the past few months I have created some new websites, made some art, curated another show and got involved with my local NOW group....

JESS HAWK OAKENSTAR

Finished new site for singer/songwriter Jess Hawk Oakenstar. This project was challenging as there were many elements that needed to be incorporated, but felt too different from each other. With the help of some consultation with trusted friends, and the client...

A COLLEAGUE FROM NOW

Latest website done for a colleague of mine, Dianne Post, from our local chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW). She is an amazing women who has worked all over the world for human rights, social justice and women's rights. It was a pleasure working on...

COMMISSION

"Christmas 1948", 6x4 inch, acrylic on photo paper A friend had an old, very yellow photo that she asked me to try to get some detail out of. Then she asked if I could paint it for her cousin who is featured in the photo. I hope she likes it. Here is the progression....

30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE

My friend Shari agreed to do the 30 day photo challenge with me, so i will be posting, each day... today, self portrait.

MY SISTER-IN-LAW HANNA

Hanna is an activist and environmentalist. She really cares about the earth, health, and people. She is kind and smart. I just finished working with her on her website, Hanna Writes, where she offers creative copywriting for good...

MY PROCESS

IMAGE TRANSFERS REVISITED

IMAGE TRANSFERS REVISITED

I used images of my parents from an old photo and tried some filters in photoshop – torn edges and graphic pen – and printed them from my laser printer. Mind you, the laser prints worked before. But again today, the images came out a little dappled and more distressed than I prefer.

WEEK 15

WEEK 15

This week's assignment was to create a collage using an old book cover. The original book was called Petite Histoire de la Civilisation Française, and it had the map of Paris already. Adding some paper parts and red ink, I wanted it to have a more...

SKETCHBOOK PROJECT 2018

SKETCHBOOK PROJECT 2018

This year I am participating in the Sketchbook Project. I have filled my book with collages, and have sent them off to Brooklyn to be filed and digitized. Now a part of me will always be in Brooklyn, my home town.   Brooklyn Art Library is home to The...

WEEK ONE

WEEK ONE

The U.S.A. Trilogy is a series of three novels by American writer John Dos Passos, comprising the novels The 42nd Parallel (1930), 1919 (1932) and The Big Money (1936). The books were first published together in a volume titled U.S.A. by Harcourt Brace in...

52 WEEKS

52 WEEKS

I am taking a collage work shop for 52 weeks. It began back in January and I have made some collages that are just simply exercises, but some that I really like. I'll post the ones I think are good here. lol. Follow along with the whole year on my flickr...

THINGS THAT HAVE KEPT ME BUSY

THINGS THAT HAVE KEPT ME BUSY

It's been a while since I posted anything new. Not because nothing is happening, but I just have not kept up with myself. In the past few months I have created some new websites, made some art, curated another show and got involved with my local NOW group....

JESS HAWK OAKENSTAR

JESS HAWK OAKENSTAR

Finished new site for singer/songwriter Jess Hawk Oakenstar. This project was challenging as there were many elements that needed to be incorporated, but felt too different from each other. With the help of some consultation with trusted friends, and the client...

A COLLEAGUE FROM NOW

A COLLEAGUE FROM NOW

Latest website done for a colleague of mine, Dianne Post, from our local chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW). She is an amazing women who has worked all over the world for human rights, social justice and women's rights. It was a pleasure working on...

COMMISSION

COMMISSION

"Christmas 1948", 6x4 inch, acrylic on photo paper A friend had an old, very yellow photo that she asked me to try to get some detail out of. Then she asked if I could paint it for her cousin who is featured in the photo. I hope she likes it. Here is the progression....

30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE

30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE

My friend Shari agreed to do the 30 day photo challenge with me, so i will be posting, each day... today, self portrait.

MY SISTER-IN-LAW HANNA

MY SISTER-IN-LAW HANNA

Hanna is an activist and environmentalist. She really cares about the earth, health, and people. She is kind and smart. I just finished working with her on her website, Hanna Writes, where she offers creative copywriting for good...