It probably appeared as though I had vanished from the blogging world, and I will just say that I was distracted by other things. Namely, knitting. It’s become my new obsession. But I want to get back to drawing, collaging and painting, so I thought the best way to keep myself on track was to reboot my blog. I’m going to try.
I did this gelli-printed piece to give an artist friend. We’re always talking about all the supplies and messes we have in our workrooms and this sentiment is perfect!
Yes, it’s been awhile…It has been such a busy and fun summer, but I’m finally getting back into the groove with some new work.
Out in the garden the other morning doing some pruning and dead-heading, I was inspired by the different dried seed pods to make these collage pieces.
Many of the books that I collect are children’s books and school activity books from the fifties and sixties. I love the illustrations and print of those old days. Here are some of those pages pieced together for a new collage.