6 week effort on expression in form and figure (1st week of July) 4 weeks on boxer form – deadline (First week of August) 7 weeks Chair woman (first week of End of September) 4 weeks configuration of 8 low relief images (end of October) 4 weeks on second boxer form – (end of November) […]
it begins. Sketched out and crafted the dress this morning. Here is the research I’m doing for a full standing figure for the garden. I plan to do a couple to see if I can gather some momentum going into the summer. I’ll get back to the angel bowl soon, but craving to work on […]
Watched 6 hours of season 2 of Fargo last night. I have just one episode left, but while watching and listening I whipped this out. I’ve done crazy elaborate drawings in the past but this one just fell out of me. It feels good to be back in the sketchbook fooling around.
Getting inspired to develop porcelain cast forms these days. I’m pretty excited to try different sculptural shapes out. We’ll see where this goes. I’m still developing the figurative forms, but this is a nice break from the moody emotional works that are typical of my efforts.
Rorschach didn’t have a corner on subconscious ideas and illustrations. I sometimes see my next work in the oddest places. This morning in the showers soap dish remnants I saw my next series called “Captains” We’ll see how it plays out. I’m always curious as to how this actually will look. I was thinking WWII […]
Ceramic Sculpture Sketching Finishing Building …is both my favorite stage of the work and the most stressful. It’s here that the real character of the work will be defined. After the forms and details are worked out, I’ll need to consider the finishes and stages of firing, all while trying not to have cracks and […]
There have been several effects I’ve been wishing to explore, and the “mother” project may give me the framework for exploring this. I have “Eve” on the back burner for now and this might take it’s place, not certain. I do wish to explore the figure in symbolic context and also to craft combined and […]
Rolled out an entire bags worth of Lyman’s red in anticipation of beginning the boxer. I’m also planning on starting a new shrine base and preparing for firing this week. Hope to achieve at least three builds this month, but traveling this weekend, and in two weeks will make these goals fairly difficult