February 2016

In the sketch pad lately I have been paring things down to the barest essentials.  Trying to tell my stories with less and less.  Merging forms; enveloping them in shadow and bleached out light.  Or trimming things to the most essential lines.  If it produces something good, well that is a plus but the process is the thing for me right now. It seems more art can get in.  Lots of highly rendered detail seeems to wedge the door against art.  Just thinking out loud