I was just looking at some of my abstract artworks and I noticed that many of them have a wavy turbulent sea theme. That got me thinking about why I create so many pieces that have a tossed and unsettled stormy vibe. Okay, right here I could get deep and spiritual and say it is… Continue reading Where some of my abstract ideas come from.
At the moment winter is setting in where I live. The leaves are drying up and blowing away, the garden is frozen and dead. It is cold inside and out and inspiration seems to have gone with the leaves. As I sit here bundled up in front of my blank computer screen trying to… Continue reading On Beating the Art Blahs
I am a lover of history and nostalgia and much of my work reflects that love. This is a piece I created of a village that has a definite historic flavor and I tried to make it feel like an impressionist style even though my tools are entirely digital. I am always striving to make… Continue reading A passion for the past
Autumn is a Lady is a modern contemporary abstract piece I recently created and when I was finished the title jumped out at me. I remember thinking what a great book cover it would make and how if I were a writer, I would write a novel of the same name just so I could… Continue reading Autumn is a Lady
Her name is Rudbeckia but you can call her black eyed susan. She is wild and free and loves to snuggle up with an Indian blanket on the side of a hill or in a meadow. She has long golden petals and beautiful brown lashes and though she resembles her cousin the sunflower, she likes… Continue reading Black Eyed Susan
Obsessed with Abstracts A quick browse thru my artist website will reveal to you that I have an obsession with digital abstract art. I love to look at it and especially to create it. There is such a freedom in just letting the work lead you. When you start out just playing around with color,… Continue reading Abstract Art Obsession
What is it? It’s a new style of art I am exploring by fusing my fractals with silhouette shapes and watercolor backgrounds to form unique artwork that is colorful decorative and exciting. A new kind of abstract realism and a way to take fractals to the next level in artistry. I invite you to come… Continue reading Fractal Watercolor Fusion Art
There was a question recently posed in an artists forum discussion. "Abstract or Realism?" and my gut response was, both! So I started to explore if there was such a thing as abstract realism, because I really feel like we shouldn't have to choose one or the other. As it turns out Abstract realism… Continue reading Abstract Realism