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My reason for creating art is simple. It makes me who I am.

I love art, I love creating art and I love moving boundaries. I am color, texture, composition. I am innovation. I have a three dimensional aspect of who I am. I am happy when my paintings have multiple levels or at least appear to do so. I am happy when I feel free of normal formats. I am most happy being red, green and purple with a dash of yellow. Yeah, a double complementary scheme, that's me. Unless I feel like exploring one color. Just one color, no value alterations.

Sometimes you will recognize things or at least feel that you do. When I am drawing, I am in a different place. I almost always work in black and white and all those greys. I also love to stretch the boundaries of drawing what I see. I will alter, it in a subtle way, to enhance the viewer's feeling what I want them to feel. Then again, I…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 15
  • Joined June 10, 2008

Favorite materials

Acrylics, oil pastels, graphite, colored pencil, water colors, glass, lace, paper, photos, found objects, modeling paste, canvas, styrofoam

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About

My reason for creating art is simple. It makes me who I am.

I love art, I love creating art and I love moving boundaries. I am color, texture, composition. I am innovation. I have a three dimensional aspect of who I am. I am happy when my paintings have multiple levels or at least appear to do so. I am happy when I feel free of normal formats. I am most happy being red, green and purple with a dash of yellow. Yeah, a double complementary scheme, that's me. Unless I feel like exploring one color. Just one color, no value alterations.

Sometimes you will recognize things or at least feel that you do. When I am drawing, I am in a different place. I almost always work in black and white and all those greys. I also love to stretch the boundaries of drawing what I see. I will alter, it in a subtle way, to enhance the viewer's feeling what I want them to feel. Then again, I might not be subtle at all. I love to feel that my drawings jump out at you.

I do not feel it is necessary to bind myself to anything that I have said here.

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