image progression: tuesday, may 27 In-progress, image 1 In-progress, image 2 Tuesday, May 27 • 18in x 18in • Mixed media collage • Carly Swenson • 2014 Detail image 1 • Carly Swenson • 2014 Detail image 2 • Carly Swenson • 2014 Rate this:share naked:TweetEmailPrintMoreShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related 10 thoughts on “image progression: tuesday, may 27” Add yours A little jealous of how awesomely simply and whimsically that jelly fish was done. ;) LikeLike Reply Thanks. I am really drawn to jellyfish for some reason. LikeLike Reply Yeah, their fluidity is captivating. And the fact that something so fragile looking is dangerous is equally intriguing. LikeLike Reply Yes! That is it exactly. LikeLike color sugar coated piece of awesomeness!* LikeLike Reply Thanks, you! LikeLike Reply I really relate to the cartoony parts of your process. Then you turn it into colorful vegetable soup of parts and colors and washes and foggy swirls that might at first seem a big mess, but when I examine it carefully, like the vegetable soup, it turns out to be good for me. LikeLike Reply Thanks! With these collages and my recent acrylic paintings I have been trying to work more intuitively, just focusing on letting the process take the painting where it will, and then fine-tuning it at the end. Anyway, I am so pleased you can relate to aspects of my work and that you take the time to check out my blog. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I follow an art quest of my own, though I lean more towards story-telling. I deeply appreciate blogs like yours where I can see more than the final result. Thank you for taking the time to teach me a little about your process. LikeLike Reply That is great, I think art can certainly capture a story. I have never been good with illustration or cartooning. I appreciate that others have those abilities. LikeLiked by 1 person Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.