|Exploring organic pattern through surface design
||My work in the MFA program has explored the use of organic, abstract images that are taken from nature and recreated and repeated in two-dimensional, mixed media work. My thesis will further explain this process.
My process involves photographing va...
|The feather series and reflection
||Over the past two semesters I have explored the medium of drawing through a
series of large-scale charcoal and graphite drawings of feathers. What started as small,
delicate pencil drawings of feathers have evolved into large drawings adapted from
|Personal archaeology : an autoethnographic illumination of a late-blooming feminist artist
||Originally seeking personal healing and restoration of balance in life through artistic expression and the creative process, I am enlightened by female precedents and empowered by their work and my own process. An aesthetic sisterhood with a twelfth ...
|Techniques as a foundation builds artistic confidence
||As an elementary and middle school art teacher, this art-making research has
implications for my teaching. I have learned much more about watercolor painting
techniques, which can be passed on to my students. I have found that my increased