Tuesday, November 19, 2013

WORKshop...with Jane Davies

Jane Davies  has me working my butt off...again. I so loved the last online 'Extreme Composition' workshop I did with her that I signed up for Text and Image.

It is making me consider thoughtful ways I should integrate text into my collages.  Hope I'm achieving something here.

From Lesson 1:


Fifty Percent


Network
From Lesson 2:

You're Not Alone

Spekulatus
It is a six-week course...and EXCELLENT value.

I will post further exercises soon.

14 comments:

  1. These are amazing! I really like the slightly hidden but still noticeable use of the text and I like how you've incorporated paint/color in the background of the text. Great compositions too. I'm SO looking forward to taking at least one class from her next year.

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  2. My fave? The "Fifty Percent" picture. Mysterious and an interesting color palette.

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  3. These are awesome! Love them all! But I gotta say that I took a bit of a shining to Spekulatus....I love eyes!

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  4. These are great, I'd say you're a quick study :-)

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  5. Your collages are looking fabulous Jo.
    I am always a fan of text peeking thru in the background and marvel at what words pop up sometimes too!
    You've been busy...
    oxo

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  6. as you probably know, I adore text in art and these are wonderful, well done!

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  7. lovely work. I've had my eye on this class for quite a while. maybe next time.

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  8. Really like the text peekiing out in your work. I like Spekulatus too. Your class with Jane seems to be a good fit with lots of application. I checked out Jane's classes and was inspired by her use of tissue as I LOVE using tissue too. Her tutorials are very helpful. Thanks for introducing Jane Davies' artwork to me. Looks like I should be signing up for her Jan. class. Hugs.

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  9. fabulous collages Jo! The text really does add interest. I especially like the first two.

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  10. Love your pieces. I took a colour course with Jane not long ago, and I enjoyed it .... only problem was I never managed to complete it due to my time issues. I hope to go back to some assignments soon. I hope you will post some more of your assignments - it is great seeing your creations.

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  11. Hi Jo,
    I've been out of blogland for about a month. It's nice to be back and catching up. I really like these collages. I use a lot of text in my art journaling and collage work.
    Rinda

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  12. wow what fab collages are this!
    I wished I could take a class with her too !
    I love her art and watch every video from her on You Tube.!

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