Monday, 18 March 2013

On a roll

I've got myself organised, I've got a plan and so this morning I finally dug out my box of bits that I started way back in December...

This is as far as I got "before"





Just playing with colours and themes...

But then it stopped, I got stuck.  Until now!  On a quest for more discipline and in a spirit of "just get on with it" I scheduled the whole day today to do just that, get on with it.

So first, I needed some fibonacci spirals...



By lunchtime I'd got this far:


But that's it, folks - I can't show you any more at the moment!  I've photocopied and cut up lots more fibonaccis, but now I need to paint them.  Then the sampling begins.  I'm thinking a combination of collage and felt (my big newly-rediscovered "thing"!)

This is all for the Big Idea, which is still a big idea even though the exhibition it was all for has now been postponed.  Probably for the best, but it leaves me in the dangerous position of not having a deadline. 

Hence the self-imposed discipline!  Gosh it's painful...


7 comments:

  1. wonderfully inventive and creative work! thanks for stopping by La Dolce Vita! I have you entered in the drawing... best wishes!

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  2. Well thats all very intriguing Iz!! Love the hot colours.
    Whatever will you do with this next..... ;-)

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  3. Wow, fibo-what? Wonderfully busy sketchy scribbly samples. Just keep to the origonal date, well, add a week or 3; simples!

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  4. I am in awe of your self imposed discipline... yesterday I was meant to "just get on with it" but I spent several hours unravelling a tangle of hand embroidery threads. I convinced myself I was tidying my studio, which let's face it, if I kept tidy in the first place wouldn't be a problem!

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  5. Sounds like a fun day with great results, look forward to seeing more.

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  6. I'm with Gina in awe, today is my day to get on with it! As you can tell I'm catching up on reading blogs laying in bed when I should be up and getting an early start. However I need to tell you i love the piece your working on and look forward to seeing it progress! What a good influence you are I'm going to switch off this iPhone and get out of bed right now!!!

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