Friday, April 24, 2015

The Assertive Muse

These two collages came about from what I feel was my assertive muse.  I was in the studio sorting the stacks of  Gelli prints I have- Gelli prints are monoprints done with acrylic paint on a Gelli plate- I don't often plug products but this one is wonderful as I can monoprint with out a press with acrylic paint so it is water clean up.  Anyway I use my monoprints often for collage back grounds- sometimes cutting them up- in fact my previous post with the house collages is an example of that.  So I was sorting and I came across two that I was liking a lot and set them aside.  Then I just stopped and started looking for imagery and that's how these two collages came about.  They are around 8 X 10 inches.

Another Untold Story

River of Worry


  1. So wonderful, I love them both and the way you layout in such a special way.
    And, a great size!

  2. Hi Terry, I love these, the backgrounds bring such authenticity to the front images, you have such an eye for colour and texture!...x

    1. Thank you so much. Still pondering the Ravens.....

    2. Julia- I should read more carefully- thank you and I was thinking this was a different Julia- so sorry- Your comments mean so much-