There is always once piece that inspires the rest. This is the image that motivated me to think outside of the box and start sewing together canvas photographic images.
I am always looking at the water. It changes constantly. The colors arrange them selves in wildly stripped patterns, splotches, or soft gradations. You can even see the color of the water reflected in the underside of the clouds sometimes.
In 2011 I started working on a series of photography I call Sewn Photograph Canvas Collage. My first, “Bird of Paradise” was the start of my collaging my photographs together. I had a triptych of different photos of the same bird of paradise flower. I could not photograph the flower so that it would appear […]
I am finally making a couple of new pieces. The collages I am working on are donations for a fundraiser. The fundraiser is for the historic Callawassie Sugar Mill in South Carolina. http://www.callawassieisland.com/blog/callawassie-islands-sweet-history/ I fell in love with this ruin of a building years ago when my in-laws moved to the island. I’ve photographed it […]