since I created so many pieces
for the Portfolio article
I thought I would break them into two
one featuring cradled boards
and the next one sharing the
|Strolling Paris. ... 8 x 8 Italian collage.. this is the largest piece of Italian collage which is actually two pieces of collage worked together to form a large collage piece. You can see the split down the center where the two pieces match up...|
the name of the show is
Les Jardin Des Amants
the garden of lovers
this collection began with an idea I had of a secret garden where lovers met...
and I thought is would be interesting to create the feeling of
on board and papers..
what they saw
|close up of Strolling Paris|
and how they felt...
as usual, I concentrated on the relationships using text as conversations, this time painting out the text
to express whispers..
|Portfolio article in Somerset Studio, Sept./Oct. issue|
and rough edges and layers
communicate the changes in the relationships and
|Le Petite Illustration, 8 x 8 cradled board, Italian collage. The center focal piece is actually three pieces of Italian collage...|
|close up of Le Petite Illustration, Italian collage|
|the article also featured my mini Italian collages...|
and the sheer joy of being reunited...
|Tulipes, 6 x 6 Italian collage|
what is seen... what is oblivious...
|close up of Tulipes, Italian collage|
all of these details...
the mystery and anticipation...
|tiny bits and pieces of tissue and book scraps adorn Strolling in Paris above...|
I hoped to reveal in these abstract pieces...
|one of my favorite pieces, Figure 72, 6 x 6 Italian collage with french book pages and student french lessons..|
I am very happy with this collection
in the French Paper Series...
and so pleased with the article...
I am so fortunate and blessed..
|you can see the 8 layers above of Italian collage..|
to have had this opportunity
and to be represented
142 Bis Gallerie...
the show is this Friday and Saturday
Oct. 25 and 26
as alway, Meg welcomes presales..
we do love red dots..
and signs that read..
for information on Bis Gallerie go