Experimenting

I’ve started to play with doodles done quickly in ink, then processed with photo apps after being photographed with native camera. Not all my photo apps are well suited to working with a photograph of a black and white ink drawing on white paper. Seeing what works and what doesn’t is a matter of winnowing….

Thoughts On Being A Female Artist In The Digital Age

It’s been exactly a week since I attended a panel discussion at the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA) entitled Sense and Sensibility. This event was hosted by LACDA founder, director and artist Rex Bruce, moderated by Shana Nys Dambrot, and included panel members whose work is currently on exhibit at LACDA (Unbound): Jane Szabo, Linda…

Maundering

It’s late. I’m thinking about a song called “Maundering” by Bonnie Prince Billy (Will Oldham). The last few days have felt like years. My emotions have been so fragile, triggered up and down at the slightest perception, noise, light. I’m on a roll, then I’m rolling. Sometimes it feels like a great urgency I can’t…

Scrambled

Everything had splintered into a million pieces. Where was I now? In the present, in the past, or in the future? I could no longer tell. Abbandonata    

Past All The Dithering

Since I didn’t go to art school, my education in visual creation has been largely self-taught and in between other things I have ended up doing in life. A lot of this exploration and self-study has resulted in realizing what it is that I do NOT want to do all the time. Since 2009, I’ve picked…