2/15/20- Artist Statement

2/15/20- Artist Statement

2/15/20 – Updated Addition My initial artist statement is still current today even though I wrote it many years ago. I continue to enjoy the same process of creating sculptures that are all unique with a hot glue gun. As I review my previous comments on my art,...
Friends Collaborating

Friends Collaborating

Friends Collaborating  Working In collaboration is different..  Taking turns with ideas .  Making compromises along the way.  Letting go of the need to add more. Slowing down the work. Time with another rather than by myself. Freely commenting on my style.  It is...
In The Box

In The Box

In The Box  It is in the box. Art is piled in around and on top. Spilling out and sinking in.  Strings connecting ideas.  Up upon the mound of objects perches change.  Letting go of old notions.  Permitting fresh concepts to emerge.   Indecision or purposeful thought....
Routines

Routines

Routines  The routines are hard to break. They give me comfort  and independence.  It creates a boundary around me.  Often keeping people out if they do not know how to open the door.  New ideas upset my rituals.  Yet that has allowed me to create art and become a...
On Display

On Display

On Display  Pieces on display.    All different but some similarity.   Each with a frame, a common theme.  Old sculptures and new sculpture complement each other.  Out of my studio for others to see.  Willing to share a part of me.  Is it how I will be heard.  Do my...
Thinking outside the box

Thinking outside the box

Thinking outside the box  When I open my studio  It gives me inspiration. It is a place where ideas come from Listening to the world around me. Coming from your world of talk  To my world of words through art.  I am not stuck in embarrassment or silence  But take a...
Up on a pedestal

Up on a pedestal

Up on a pedestal  What does it mean.  Perhaps it is someone you admire.  Or it is a person of Importance.  Who decides.  Is it based on common understanding. Or personal preference. Might it be transforming ideas into art.  Is it solely your imagination.  Or the...
Making art functional.

Making art functional.

  Making art functional.  True to my artistic style.  Using multiple objects placed on a base.  Carefully arranged to create an image.  The picture in my mind.  It does not reside in my words only when I write.  Now part of a common end table.  Or perhaps a...
Once Upon A Chair

Once Upon A Chair

(click the image above to activate the gallery)Once Upon A ChairArt transformed a common object,That was part of a kids life.It represents the passage from childhood to adulthood.The first sculpture was never finished.All the glass pieces had to be removed.The...
David’s Totem

David’s Totem

(click the image above to activate the gallery)David’s Totem Art is imagination made real. It is the creativity you possess coming alive. This piece took over six months to complete. A long time to complete this project. It involved the assembling of several...