Interview With Paper Artist Fideli Sundqvist I hope everyone had a great weekend! I’m sure you all have been waiting to see our latest interview, at least I am more than pleased to share it. This young lady is from Stockholm, Sweden and currently resides there as a graphic designer and illustrator both in the form of print, product designs and of course, paper! I’m pleased to introduce the talented Fideli Sundqvist. I hope you enjoy our interview with her. Paul Bailey When Paul Bailey, novelist, compiled his list of Top Ten Stories of Old Age for the Guardian in February 2011 he mentioned only two by women writers: ‘The Bear Came Over the Mountain’ a short story by Alice Munro and Memento Mori by Muriel Spark – at 3rd and 4th place respectively. Where were the women writing about older women? There is an irony in this list, which I will reveal later. Bookword’s top ten stories
Justin Ruckman — Brian Dettmer: Book Autopsies Brian Dettmer carves into books revealing the artwork inside, creating complex layered three-dimensional sculptures. Update: see Brian’s response in the comments. LINK/IMAGES [@ Haydeé Rovirosa Gallery] (via Future Feeder Josh Spear)LINK/IMAGES [@ Toomey Tourell Gallery] (via Josh Spear)LINK/IMAGES [@ Aron Packer Gallery] (via Josh Spear) Update: If you like Brian’s work, please consider digging this post. lagte achhe mp3seal accursed mp31964 mp3 dostimonkeys mp3 acrticmp3 prone accidentmp3 fillmore actraiserachi mp3 mefaridzemp3 tom accused Map
Karen Hatzigeorgiou, Altered Book Artist - CaiLun.info - Artist Books Paper & Bookbinding Blog - Cai Lun - Dennis Yuen Altered book and collage artist Karen Hatzigeorgiou constantly seeks for inspirations through color, texts and vintage images. As a result, her work "intertwines text and imagery in an interesting way." Her themes are mostly around people and nature. About SAM (SIMON) Rodia - The watts Towers - official site - watts, Los Angeles, California United States of America. was born on February 12th, 1879 in Ribottoli Italy. "I build the tower people like, everybody come." The trailer of the movie "I Build the Tower" The full length film, which can be ordered from the filmmakers Edward Landler and Brad Byer, includes an interview with Buckmister (Bucky) Fuller, who regards Sam Rodia, who built the Towers, as perhaps the person who will "rank with the sculptors of all history"."
Paper Animals By Anna-Wili Highfield « Made In Slant By Eyeswoon, on June 26th, 2012 Wolf, 2012, 70cm x 40cm x 40cm Sydney based artist Anna-Wili Highfield creates sculptures of animals from paper and copper pipe. Taking hand-painted cotton paper, the artist cuts and sews pieces together and then drapes them on copper wire. The strong dramatic quality that these animals present may come from Highfield’s background as a scenic artist in Opera Australia. For more horse sculptures constructed from paper, see the work of Richard Sweeney and Xavier Barrade.
Paul Bailey Paul Bailey (born 16 February 1937) is a British writer and critic, author of several novels as well as biographies of Cynthia Payne and Quentin Crisp. Biography Paul Bailey attended Sir Walter St John's Grammar School For Boys in Battersea, London. The Bittersweet Art of Cutting Up Books "QUANTUM SHOT" #479Link - article by Avi Abrams Unusual Book & Page Sculptures, Part 2 We wrote before about new trend of making art statements and sculptures out of used books (see our Part 1). Some readers complained that they abhor the idea of cutting up books, no matter what value the book might still have or what's printed inside. Others suggested quite the opposite: why not donate some used bookstore's inventory to the artists (and even freely ship it to them).
Canvas to the Imagination » Gallery: Altered Book Arts About the Altered Books: I attended an art event in Portland called Mississippi May in early 2007, and it featured the work of local emerging artists. My favorite works in the show were the magical illustrations of Timothy Karpinski, painted onto the pages of old books. CARNET DE DESSINS/Bénédicte's blog I always loved to draw , to play with colours. I always loved the meditating zone reached with artistic creativity. I work on paper with water medium and digitally on pc and iPad. I started this blog in september 2007. It made me try new things, meet interesting people, see amazing art, get inspiration. I live and work in Montreal.
Paper Art To the Power Of – Jen Stark Paper artist Jen Stark is about to open her first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, titled To the Power Of. The exhibition opens today September 28 and takes place at Martha Otero Gallery. The Raw Shark Texts The Raw Shark Texts is the debut novel by author Steven Hall, released in 2007. The book was released by Canongate Books in the US and the UK and published by HarperCollins in Canada. The title is a play on "Rorschach Tests", which are inkblot tests. The novel is a work of Meta-fiction which uses Concrete poetry, linguistic jokes and cultural references. It is the story of an amnesiac re-discovering his past life through a surreal collection of clues he has left himself while evading a steampunk villain and the shark of the title. Plot summary
Jim's Watercolor Gallery - Airbrushing Airbrushing How to use Airbrushing in Watercolor (Watercolour) With a little practice it is going to be very, very simple. Remember Airbrushing is a Watercolor (Watercolour) Painting tool for the fine artist. It can salvage a painting for you, one that didn't quite work out, maybe a dull area accurd just spray it with several warm coats of paint - bingo you just saved the painting, Paint looks different when sprayed through an Airbrush.