Assemblage Art – start with a groomsman

I’ve talked about using an object or a mental challenge as a creativity starter before. And I continue to find that I do my best creative thinking when I make up little challenges. Like looking in the fridge and challenging yourself to make a new recipe based only on what you have. I continue to … Read moreAssemblage Art – start with a groomsman

Start with a Thrift Store Painting

I have found that I do my best creative thinking when I make up little challenges. It’s sort of like looking in the refrigerator and challenging yourself to make a new recipe based only on what you have. So I make a lot of challenges to myself to “start with” something, and just see where … Read moreStart with a Thrift Store Painting

art ala cARTe – daily art – “A Delicate Operation”

“A Delicate Operation” is an original mixed media collage on 8×10 canvas board. It sports a high gloss finish, with added “BLING”. Black gesso, gold leaf paint, and an old dress pattern’s tissue make up the background for this striking piece. Handcut images of an anatomy lesson and a gloved hand holding tweezers, combine with … Read moreart ala cARTe – daily art – “A Delicate Operation”