This piece was created for my 2020 Expo featuring collages, all with characters donning some sort of mask from sunglasses to actual masks. This ultra-feminine image appears to be looking toward the future, ready for absolutely anything with her jet black hair, goggle-like sunglasses and her orange lipstick.
This dreamy piece is dedicated to David Bowie. David Bowie has always been a huge influence in my life. I think he singularly saved my life with his music when I was a teenager. Posters of David Bowie, androgyny and all, adorned my bedroom walls and I attended many of his concerts over the years. I own more of his music than any other artist. Rest in Power DB.
This piece spilled out of my subconscious onto the canvas. A really POW-her-full piece if I must say so myself (apparently I must). She was hanging in my living room for awhile and I felt protected and empowered by her. Now she’s hanging out at a bar in a chateau…lucky her!
Solo art exhibition opens at Chateau Ribaudière on 3 March 2020, featuring a new series of collages and papier-maché masks inspired by Carnival in Venice, Italy. For the collages, I used a variety of images, Origami papers, feathers, metal rivets and paints. Many of the collages are dream-like and subliminal that are hemmed in with bold swaths of paint. The masks are both human and feline and are painted and beaded and decorated in various ways from metal rivets to […]
Everything is coming up blue inspired by.artwork by Pablo Picasso created during his self-proclaimed “The Blue Period” to Wassily Kandinski’s “Blue Rider Period” to three of my favorite albums of all time…Miles Davis “Kind of Blue”, Joni Mitchell’s “Blue” (a masterpiece of sadness) and “The Blue Notebooks”, by Max Richter, my favorite minimalist composer.
This photo collage began as a strange photograph along the road. She then morphed into a girl with a anatomically-correct human heart necklace and missing a nose. Her stare is intentional and she looks as if her eyes are always following you.