Hi ho art friends. I work well with a theme and the monthly Shift Art Challenge is an easy way to 1) work with a them and 2) work with a limited palette. There are very specific rules about submitting entries to the challenge. This month's theme is "gratitude." The images for this month's theme … Continue reading August Shift Art Challenge
The programs, apps and cameras I use to create my digital mixed media art.
Hi ho, art friends. I've been flitting around with my art projects lately. A little art journaling, a little junk journaling, a little photocolaging. Today, I took out a couple dolls, took some photos and created this nice character study for another project I'm working on. This is my Dollshe IM Hound, open eyed. I … Continue reading Technomage Hound
Hi ho, art friends. Today is my last day of medial leave after my 2nd total knee replacement. Twelve months of physical therapy and knowing more about the healing process means that I'm recovering much more quickly. I'm using my cane less and less around the house, but I'm still moving quite slowly. Let's not … Continue reading Day for Night @ The Refuge
Hi art friends. The Gimp experiments continue. One of the books Sebastian Michaels recommends in the Photoshop Artistry Grunge class is "Photocraft: creative mixed media and digital approaches to transforming your photographs," by Susan Tuttle and Christy Hydeck. It's a terrific book with photography tips, Photoshop recipes, and mixed media projects. Today's post is one … Continue reading Ello on driftwood
Hi art friends. I'm still processing the Sebastian Michael's Photoshop Artistry Grunge class. I've reached the stage where I watch a video; figure out how to do the same moves in Gimp, then incorporate the lesson into several composite images. This is one of the images. The doll is Rose, my Dollmore Youth Eve Lilis … Continue reading Rose