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I live in Mooringsport La. and work in construction full time and dabble in art when ever I can. I would love to be able to do my art full time--who knows, maybe one day I will. In the past year, I started doing Festivals, trying to sell my Art. It is ALOT of work, but worth it. I have met so many people with the same interests as myself.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Productive Weekend

I actually had a very productive weekend.  It was really nice.  The weather was beautiful and I got a chance to spend the  whole day sunday in my studio.  I wanted to try my hand at abstract art.  The piece above is one that I just about finished this weekend. It has a textured background. I put glue, sheetrock mud and loads of texture in the mud.  I then gessoed and painted the canvas.
 The painting above is one of a Tryptch.  It is an abstract for my son.  He wanted something that wasn't really feminine to hang in his apartment.  I made this piece with glue, sheetrock mud, eggshells, sand and sawdust.  I call the three piece set "Space Odyssey.
 A few close-ups.

This is the second piece of the set.  It is to be hing in the center of the set.  It is textured with Sheetrock mud, glue, string, eggshells, sand and sawdust. 




  This is the last piece of the Set.  It is textured in the same way as the previous two pieces.
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6 comments:

  1. wow, for a texture lover life me, I can say what a wonderful gift for your son!

    Thanks for your post on my blog. I appreciate your encouragement and your kind words about my art. We'll have to stay in contact! :)

    Rebecca

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  2. errr, that was supposed to be "a texture lover LIKE me" !
    haha

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  3. Super gorgeous art! Wonderfully vibrant piece..and the color contrasts and harmonies are divine!also the energy/textures are exquisite!
    So lovely to meet you...beautiful blog!
    Victoria

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  4. What wonderful vibrant art! I've spent some time with sheetrock mud myself but never used it as an art medium. Brilliant work!

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  5. Thank you so much for dropping by and such sweet words. Hope to get to know you better.
    Faye

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  6. Hi Faye, first of all i wanted to say thank you so much for your lovely comment about my blogs. I am so glad i saw it today and popped by here to say hello. Your art is superb, beautiful vibrant colour and texture and design, I could get lost in here for hours. I will add to follow so i can pop by again
    hugs June x

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