Friday, September 30, 2016

i felt like i hit the jackpot when i found a sonia delunay book 

on sale at anthropologie.  i love her use of color and design but 

was unfamiliar with her figures.  i used a small section of one of her

paintings for this teabag painting.







i am experimenting with figure drawing this week.  

simple lines are deceptively difficult.  










i have paper ephemerah flowing from drawers,

shelves, closets.  a friend suggested i use them to collage in large books.

he said don't think about it.  just work intuitively.  here are a few 

pages.  i worked fast, intuitively and had a lot of fun!  also he said

that i can cut portions of the pages if i want to use them in a painting.

good idea!










it's been hot, hot, hot this week.  in the 90's.

but the sunsets have been spectacular and the 

evenings delicious.




thank you for visiting today.

have a lovely weekend!


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it is friday and on this day
i link the post with the lovely creatives 
at paint party friday



18 comments:

  1. I like your intuitive collages. What fun to be so free! Also, your drawings are beautiful. I like those sweet faces.

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  2. Your work is great, enjoy making the things as it suits you, that's always the best way! Happy PPF, hugs, Valerie

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  3. Good find on the book. I am so impressed with your tea bag art. So much detail in such a small area. I love your figures and the collage. I can see you cutting some up and using it else where. Hotttt!!! I had to turn my heater on this morning. I am freezing. LOL

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  4. Oh these are wonderful! I especially like the figure with the blue hair, so flowing and lovely...

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  5. I love the feeling of both your free line figures and intuitive ephemera collages. I feel I do well with these types of drawings, but for some reason I don't like my intuitive collages. Blessings!

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  6. I do not think I could work intuitively and I do not quite know what it means but yours are really nice.

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  7. Such pretty delicate work Irene..thanks for sharing!!

    Hugs Giggles

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  8. Really beautiful lines you drew.
    Your paintings are most lovely.
    Happy weekend ❤

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  9. Your sketches are lovely. the idea of working intuitively is a great one. The best part of it is that there are no mistakes in intuitive creation.

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  10. You are so talented ~ all wonderful creations ~ love the fluid sketches ~

    Wishing you a Happy Weekend ~ ^_^

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  11. Great art! Love the flowy lines. :)

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  12. I like your dancing, lively lines...and how you mix colors.
    Have a good, creative week!

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  13. Such lovely creative pieces!

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  14. You perfectly capture the atmosphere on that small tea-canvas. I like your figure-drawings. Deceptively difficult ... very true!

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  15. wonderful work.. I especially like the black and white sketch on gold...

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