Comprised by whimsically outlining cds in modeling clay.
’My New Breath’ created completely with modeling clay.
I enjoyed making this one today.
I used only toilet tissue, spray paint and modeling clay.
A Poets Mind
This piece was a simple play at mental illness. I placed one of my original poems in the painting and cut it up to outline her frame. And so, I have, with empty eyes, in a world full of color, I see only black and white…
I deal with bipolar, so I have a poets mind.
This piece is me.
This piece, abstract in nature, is meant to show the divinity of Christ’s nature. He, the Son, was expected by His brothers to arrive in priestly robes of purple which represented royalty. The irony in this statement is that I would know my brother if he were present and his clothing wouldn’t matter. Clothing should be used to cover us and not to identify us.
(Based on Billie Holidays “Strange Fruit”)
I had fun with this one.
It’s called, “the Fall” and it’s made from acrylic paint and modeling clay.
‘The Wedding’ is a ’repurpose‘ in resilience and it’s a Pentimento. I painted this yesterday. There is a totally different painting beneath. I find myself boycotting cov-id, spiritually.
So, yes, I used lots of toilet tissue here.
My first ‘garbage painting.’
I made this one completely of repurposed and recycled materials. It is on display in the SHAPE gallery in Pennsylvania.
This is my first painting!
I look at it now and I see that my technique was terrible. It was painted on the inside of a cereal box that I covered with flour and water. I painted the image also with coffee. I was depleted of funds and I only knew that God told me to paint.
I heard a quote, “find your happy place.”
But since Jesus found me and has found me and become my ID, I have found that EVERY PLAC
Painted completely with acrylic paint and toilet tissue.