I’m smitten by this new app from Google called Picas. £10 later I have an HD version, endless filters and sharing capabilities. I’m stumped with one question. Although the original image is mine and in this instance its a painting on a shirt, so there’s no copyright issue, but when
I can’t say too much about this painting’s inspired origins because it’s wildly personal, suffice to say, it really happened;) Much of my work is autobiographical and draws from direct experience represented in the wild clashes of color and reflective materials that I frequently use. It really does look like
I started this painting on Christmas day 2017 and it emerged chunk by chunk until the new year.
It felt like a very primal painting to make, it was very spontaneous and I spent very little time editing. It all came out fully formed and I enjoyed the childlike splodges of paint enough to admonish myself to leave them be!
Okay, folks. This is me checking in officially for the first time in 2018. Yeah sure I’ve been throwing a few bits in here and there via my phone but I am only just getting my systems working smoothly enough to be able to take some time and sit and