I started this series almost on a whim. Experiences as children sharply determine who we will be as adults. As we mature, we become better at masking those childhood emotions, we build a stronger exterior to smooth the bumpy ride, but underneath, within us all, is still the little boy or girl, never quite believing where we are and what we’re doing. Continue reading Dry your tears: the child within us #art #collage
Like most artists, I’d rather spend my time creating artworks rather than work-working but unfortunately my art is not self-sufficient. Thankfully, I’m in a position where I run my own business from home, The Wood Agency, which is little advertising agency which specialises in art-based marketing. We recently developed this visual identity for The Studio, an annex of the Art Gallery of South Australia. Essentially, … Continue reading Art-work versus work-work. Who wins?
After initial nerves, I decided I just needed to start something and then I’d get advice from the lecturer as I progressed. Here’s the results of Day 1 and I think this week I’ll have a chicken focus. Over-sized chickens. For a few months, these chickens have been my day-time friends, and I like that I’m immortalising them on a grand scale. Continue reading End of Day 1; Mixed Media Course