I like it! Paper weaving isn't exactly a revolutionary concept but I often like the look when I see it in other people's work. I'm also having fun trying out new camera angles. Photography is not my passion, and is frankly the biggest stumbling block for me as a blogger, but maybe trying something besides a straight on shot will excite me more. Gotta start somewhere!
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Working in a Series: Experimenting
40 West Arts exhibit for Lakewood Inspire Week. And I also ended up with this beautiful piece of painted release paper left over from the painted Wonder Under. As I mentioned in a previous post, I am working on a series inspired by the original failed project. Just trying to see how many different pieces I can make using the same colors and materials, although I like to throw something new in now and then. I wanted to make something with some of this pretty painted release paper, but seeing as it is purposefully designed to not stick to things I wasn't sure how to use it. I decided to try some paper weaving with newspaper to create a background that I will do some remnant collage over. I think. LOL. One idea leads to another and I never know where I'm headed, even when I get there. Here is how it looked after the weaving: