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Matisse on process

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Artists for inspiration / Process notes / Thoughts to ponder

I always use a preliminary canvas the same size for a sketch as for a finished picture, and I always begin with color. With large canvases this is more fatiguing, but more logical. I may have the same sentiment I obtained in the first, but this lacks solidity, and decorative sense. I never retouch a sketch: I take a new canvas the same size, as I may change the composition somewhat. But I always strive […]

The creative process when life is rough – a reflection

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Process notes / Thoughts to ponder

Life is a little rough at the moment, so I thought it would be a good time to reflect on the impact on my creative process. — Without a doubt the creative outlet is drowned in trying to make the everyday work, and to handle the rough seas. On the other hand the creative process can also be an outlet, a sacred space to play, rest and enjoy myself. But often it will feel like […]

Reflection over formative feedback IP

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Introductory Project - Nature´s Larder / Process notes

I got some really useful feedback from my tutor on my first submission. Useful can both make you happy and want to hide in a corner. I have done a little of both. I come from a very structured learning environment, and so I have followed the brief very closely and have not strayed. I have tried to be descriptive and not experimential in my approach. The result is a tentative beginning with a good […]

Choices for the blog, a process

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Aim for blog:  To make a beautiful space for my work with ATV – a place to think, work and submit stuff, so need categories and tags to differentiate. — Multiple themes tried out in WordPress. I have found a theme with an archive function, hope this will help my tutor 🙂 — Thoughts on pages, inspiration, ressources, more stable links – how to make this helpful to myself since inspiration is plentiful and the […]