|Pied-a-terre; mixed media; 25 x 25"|
Monday, February 6, 2012
Working in my studio I sometimes find I come to the edge of myself. At some point, I am done exploring the known territories and must take a leap into something new and, as yet, unknown. Initially it feels awkward and outlandish, but it always signifies growth. And when I fully develop the idea I am able to look back on the process and neatly link it back to that first insight. This is one of those insights which incorporates a new image into my vocabulary. You may have already noticed houses in previous paintings but that is because I often upload things out of order. This is where I found it while turning and ripping a large piece of paper in my hand.