Thursday, February 28, 2013

139/365 Bristlecone Pine

World's oldest organism: the bristlecone pines of California and Nevada.  Digital painting in Brushes app.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

137/365 Altered tree

Alter a photograph.  Digital painting in Brushes app.

Monday, February 25, 2013

136/365 Tree sitter

Camouflaged tree sitter - can you spot her?  I may work on drawing this tree for tomorrow.

Sunday, February 24, 2013

135/365 Reworked tree

Rework a previous project.  Computer-drawn tree branches on paper, with acrylic glazes added for color.

Saturday, February 23, 2013

134/365 Bar code tree

Make something using bar codes.  Bar codes from food packages photographed, enlarged and printed on paper; pieces of printed paper torn and collaged.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

131/365 Poetry of Iron tree

This is from a training workshop for an elementary school sculpture project called "Poetry of Iron."  Wire and aluminum foil with black acrylic paint.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Monday, February 18, 2013

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Friday, February 15, 2013

Thursday, February 14, 2013

125/365 Today's tree

Someday I will explain this tree.  But not today.  Probably not this month either.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

124/365 Valentines tree

Use leftovers.  Collage using papers blotted with leftover acrylic paint.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

123/365 Another ink tree

Another brush pen tree from my sketchbook this week.

Monday, February 11, 2013

122/365 Word tree

Use words.  Tree made up of scripts from around the world spelling the word "tree" (courtesy of Google Translate).

Sunday, February 10, 2013

121/365 Acrylic glaze tree

I was working out a brush technique on a sketchbook for something else, then it turned into a tree.

Saturday, February 9, 2013

120/365 Minecraft trees

Use technology.  My daughter is the expert here, not me, but trying to build a forest around her new Minecraft house.

Friday, February 8, 2013

119/365 Paper clip tree

Make something using only the materials immediately available to you.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

117/365 Tree trunks

Tree trunks, detail from an artist's book in progress.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

116/365 Thread tree

Detail from an artist book project in process.

Monday, February 4, 2013

Sunday, February 3, 2013

114/365 Embossed foil tree

Embossed foil using American coins - very difficult to photograph properly.

Saturday, February 2, 2013