A “Leftovers” collage

Putting everything away after Summer Camp and playing with the leftover scraps of paper. Somehow the cat just appeared so of course there had to be a mouse.

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Welcome August

I love Summer and I especially love August as it means time with my family. So here is a “birthday cake” to celebrate August. Made from an old paperback and some great trim. Folding all those pages is very therapeutic as long as one does not get sucked into rereading the book.

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A seasonal Collage

Celebrating Summer Vegetables.

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Night Owls

Experimenting with a small Lino cut and paint effects. Journal page

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Earth and Sky

Mixed media collage of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico. ¬†On canvas, 10 x 8 ”

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And this is how a couple of them turned out:

Very interesting to follow the same path for a couple of pieces and then see how they all turn out so differently….

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Working on a mixed media piece

Sometimes when working on a mixed media piece, I like to work on several versions at the same time.

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Iconic Black Mesa

Iconic Black Mesa – again – this time in watercolor over ink.

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Buildings and Ruins

Summer is here and hopefully that means drawing and sketching outside. But for now, more inside work. Watercolor, ink and candle wax resist. A drawing of Glastonbury Abbey against the evening light.

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Maritime map of New England

More on the travel theme. A map of Maritime New England showing just a few of the many lighthouses and a rather hungry whale. Acrylic on wooden panel, 12 x 36″

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