Here’s “Three Birds.” Having dipped my toes into some representational waters, I feel good about this one. I love my clicker press. See that perfect full moon in a gray nighttime sky? I couldn’t have achieved it without this new piece of equipment. Makes me go “ahhhhhhhh…………… ” ❤ 14″x14.5″
This piece entitled “Babylon” represents human communication, the meaning of which is too often lost in translation. What once might have had great importance becomes gibberish. Good intentions are reduced to indecipherable glyphs. “Babylon” was originally entitled “Miami Babylon” because the colors turquoise and coral always remind me of a trip I took as aContinue reading “Babylon. $225.”
Here’s a nice wooden box to put things in. It was originally a whiskey box. Now it’s for whatever your spirit says needs keeping. How about all those business cards you’ve collected, plus your old driver’s licenses and expired credit cards? How about marbles? How about feathers? Leaves? Hickory nuts? Pipe tobacco? Hey – it’sContinue reading “Green Stripes Wooden Box. $50.”
This #RDCB cover is from a group I call “Botanicals.” Plants, flowers, vines, stalks — these are the big concepts in the Botanicals covers. It’s not that some of them aren’t very stylized, but they are all comprised most clearly of a repeated pattern with an organic element. I call this one “Red Buds.” SoContinue reading “RDCB Cover of the Week for 03.28.2016”
What a nice way to usher in Spring! This “Pink Petals” #RDCB cover is perky and pretty and makes me smile. It also features a light-colored spine with a shiny gilt design on the edge. In either silver or gold on different colored backgrounds, they’re really fun to incorporate into a piece like the oneContinue reading “RDCB Cover of the Week for 03.21.16”
Gorgeous! This week’s #RDCB cover is “Lavender Leaves,” a soft botanical beauty.