First contact

first contact

The new piece is moving on and today—after what seems like an age of cutting strips and re-arranging them, painting some new abstracts as source material, and prepping the board—I’ve finally started sticking down. This one’s going to have a thin black wedge cutting across the work, as can be seen. It might have two yet, we’ll see how this right hand side comes together. The indigo blue has been replaced with a dark green which can just about be seen bottom right. All going to plan so far.

Recent posts from my Studio Journal

meta – original stripey abstract

‘meta’ – work in progress

I’ve been thinking about this one for a while, and unusually had the title before I started. Same technique as usual but the original sliced material is actually a close up photograph of a previously made stripey artwork, hence the title. The photo was…

new YewTrees collaboration

New collaboration

Work in progress on a new Yew Trees collaboration between Sue, Dan and myself – we’re doing three individual pieces with the common title ‘The Pleasure Prison’. The old collaborative piece has stalled, It’s my turn to update next but I’ve been too busy…