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10 October: Rule of thirds/little red dot devices… an experiment

Experimented with this concept today, after doing some quick studies of Klee and other artists such as Van Gogh. Ended up producing a sketch and two abstract works or serials. The rule of thirds states that 2/3rds of the canvas … Continue reading

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2 October: Teapots, potted plants, paper flowers and… permanence

Well, just got back from a 121 tutorial and the Goldsmiths Fair 2013.   Have had concerns about working (or thinking – in 3d). Found the jewellery fair really inspiring, and there seemed to be a marked contrast between what some … Continue reading

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29 September: background ‘research’

Ok, so not really research as such, but a couple of photographs of the objects in my sketchbook and some of the aboriginal sketches.

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29 September: The Old and the New

Looking at the painting I did last week (see the first image directly below), I am thinking more about the themes of mixing old and new i.e. ancient masks and running shoes.  Someone asked me if this painting was a … Continue reading

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