Bob Ross may have invented it, but I took it to the next level. While altering an old broken cuckoo clock, I wanted to crackle my ivory paint up. So I grabbed a brush and heavy handedly applied crackle glaze. Halfway through I see it’s turning all sepia toned…. Can’t figure it out. I tell… Continue reading Happy accidents
We use this tool to document our most precious memories, in a desperate gasp to hold onto the feeling of that moment. Nostalgia has a hold over us. And now, in this day where we have this portable camera at our disposal do we still treasure these moments the same way? See. Snap. Share. No… Continue reading Steampunk camera
My rust paste has long been one of my favorite art supplies. I can’t begin to describe how happy it makes me. This shot is of a camera I’m altering, working on the finishing touches now. To get this effect I used Inca gold and pewter over gesso, than rust paste over that, then the… Continue reading Rust porn.
Curiosity. How deep will you delve to know a truth? Mortality/immortality. Locked/unlocked. What hides in our mind, behind its daily tasks it does like clockwork. Do we dare to face our death (rot)? Do we dare look to angels, cling to religion (rot)? Or do we shut out eyes and play at life in a… Continue reading Found objects: Curiosity.
Found objects, as in, I keep changing my mind and being like, where was that thing, I know I had one…..Found it!
Cute little seed packet label….there s a whole series of these, but I thought Mr and Mrs grapes would look cute on a wine themed crate.
I could call is something cheesy like the wings of time. But I won’t. This click started life as a regular old brown plastic clock with a photo of coffee or something generic like that in the background. So I took it apart and re-imagined it as something s little more special. I used all… Continue reading Altered clock…..