I took all of these sparrow paintings out of their frames. The frames were dragging them down and something had to be done.I'm planning to mount them on square panels instead. I played around with different possibilities. When I held this guy up to this painting:
my heart sang a little bit:)
I spent a lot of time today playing around with my old photo collection. I have hundreds and hundreds of these pictures of strangers. I look for clues.
I also made this new pair this afternoon, keeping with the theme of sparrows and vintage photos.
I started this blog as a virtual extension of my artist's journals, to catalogue my studio practices, and to share ideas and bits of inspiration. Along the way, little personal, non-art related anecdotes have worked their way into the mix.