Work in progress – trying out a new method

Another new piece on the go. I’m trying out double width strips, these are about 10mm wide, cut into sections and shifted slightly. So, on the right we have the colour scheme (with some strips of iridescent bling mingled in…) then the work in progress piece shows the first two rows in place with the second row shifted one place to the right. I’m thinking that the next row shifts back left to bring the strips back into line, then we’ll see where it goes…

⁠I’m already liking the random patterns that are appearing where colour flows between the verticals where the same strip overlaps, and also those distinct boundaries where the strip falls short. I do love a bit of serendipity…

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studio collaboration

Studio collaboration

Sue, Dan and I have started a collaborative piece at the studio. Starting off with one of Dan’s old boards, we’ve been taking it in turns to add parts to the composition, or in Dan’s case, obliterate what’s been added before. These are the first six cy…

dream close-up

Dream close-up

A close up photo of ‘Dream’ although looking at all those scratches it’s more nightmare-like. I seem to be quite violent in my mark making…⁠