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Portraits Poetry Series #63: Lost at Sea

In case you haven’t been here before, I love writing prompts – whether a list of words, one word, or even an image.  With these posts, I have written poems specifically about paintings and I hope, with my words, you see the scene just as visibly in your heart and mind as if you had seen the image itself. 125 more words

Poetry

Pinhole Test Previews

This weekend I got to photograph artist Titanium Mike for my pinhole portrait project who came all the way from Toronto. I decided to do a few test runs the day before for fun and to get our minds get into the groove. 112 more words

Montreal

Mike Portrait No. 4, June 2017

I began this fourth portrait of my brother Mike*, with frisket squiggles to sketch out an eye and lips. Jarring the paper side to side and up and down created traces, traces that have meaning. 88 more words

Personal Stories

Mike Portrait No. 3, June 2017

I began today’s study with compass and ruler, Kandinsky’s work in mind. Usually I have a couple of paintings going at the same time, so I had not planned this one to be part of my… 134 more words

Personal Stories

Portraits Poetry Series #60: Carry Me Home

In case you haven’t been here before, I love writing prompts – whether a list of words, one word, or even an image.  With these posts, I have written poems specifically about paintings and I hope, with my words, you see the scene just as visibly in your heart and mind as if you had seen the image itself. 154 more words

Poetry

Pinhole Portraits in Progression

Some behind the scenes images with artist and photographer Randal Mayer.
 

This was my very first session of pinhole portraits that took place last weekend and here are the first set of paper negatives. 39 more words

Portraits