Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Power in the Chitlin' Circuit

Yes, yes, yes...thank you Lord (stomping feet, head bowed, right hand held high, left hand over heart)...yesterday I was feeling the power, (I GOT THE POWER...hearing the voice in that song that I can't name...anybody???).  I held up to a long day at the Chitlin' Circuit, my studio, and made what felt like progress.

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Untitled at this time but finished.

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added the color...since this is of an boarded up storefront church, I'm thinking hand quilting, but I might succumb to machine quilting.

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another toilet paper insert fabric...my intent was to go with subdued colours...then i changed my mind.

One last thing and then I gotta go...but Enchanted Arts Studio has this hanging outside their door...it is a work in progress.  It took me by surprise when I saw it.

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Looking forward to seeing what comes next...paper maiche, clay, fabric...all of the above






6 comments:

  1. You're a lot like myself. I'll start out with subdued colors and quickly realize there is not a subdued bone in my body when it comes to color. I love the church. What's the process?

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  2. the church was screened on using thickened dyes and the colours are dye-na-flow.

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  3. Hooray for a brilliant day in the studio! That church piece is wonderful and powerful and I LOVE it!!!
    May that power stay with you! Wishing you a great weekend and a blessed Easter.

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  4. From your keyboard to God's iPad! hehehe, Thanks and a blessed Easter and Passover to you!

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  5. Really like the quilt of the boarded shotgun. Nice blog

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    1. thanks Abdul! The image will be one that I'll repeat in future works.

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