Monthly Archives: October 2015

Small Works on a Quantum Journey: Wax and the Wedjat Eye


I was asked – well, that’s my interpretation of the incident – in revisiting my artistic past, my dead ends – to pay attention to focus. Is focus the same as theme? As nouns, yes. Focus is also a verb. To focus. An action word. It requires the action of thinking. Deliberate thinking. The sort of thinking that requires deliberate action, deliberate arranging – taking control of – the space and time in which to think. Continue reading

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Encaustic in Progress


Still inching along my Plaster of Paris encaustic Pavillon Chinois images.  Here’s a section from one of the images I’ve been working on today. I printed the image onto TAP (Transfer Artist Paper) then ironed that onto acid-free tissue paper … Continue reading

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Koko


I’m posting this video about Koko the gorilla, because there’s an argument going on over on Linked-In about Darwinism v Creationism. Yes, that old chestnut.  This remarkable gorilla, who has been taught to communicate with humans by sign language, is … Continue reading

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Drawing a veil over this: a final entry in the ‘Doom Book’


Originally posted on The Grammar of Matter:
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Pavillon Chinois Artist Book: On Curating, Scrying, Hydromancy, The Cup of Jamshid and Quantum Mechanics (Even)


If you click on Gallery II you’ll see instantly that the images I’ve used in the accordion artist book I just made (well, it’s not quite finished) arise from the images I produced for Pagoda, which began as photos of … Continue reading

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Plaster of Paris Encaustic Accordion Book: Image IV


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Plaster of Paris Encaustic Accordion Book: Image I


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Plaster of Paris Encaustic Accordion Book: Image V


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Plaster Encaustic Accordion Book: Image VI


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Plaster of Paris and Encaustic Accordion Book: Image VII


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