Orange art group: August 2020

CUT Stitching memories from the past, into the present and following the stitches to an anticipated future isn’t a way of life any more. We have had to cut so many threads in mid-stitch because of the effects of the … Read More

Orange art group: July 2020

Transposing from images that are not from our usual referencing. I am sending 12 little images from a calendar of Japanese traditional paintings and woodcuts.  Please see the name of the artists, the year and the title of the work … Read More

Orange art group: Mid-June update

Dear All, I am slowly adjusting to the reality of not making plans and living each day as it comes. This is not an easy task as reaching into the future is what we do; we look forward.  We have … Read More

Orange art group. JUNE 2020

These projects are the last in the three-month series that have made up our various what’s ap group interactions and exchanges.  The images and responses that have come out of the last months have been informative and inspiring. Thank you … Read More

June 2020

Dear All, this is a pre-June update as I would like you to prepare for the June project this week. I am going to open another WhatsApp group called Monday gallery. The other groups will continue as usual. During this … Read More

MID MAY UPDATE

#ORANGEARTGROUP AND WHATSAPP GROUP INTERACTION AND EXCHANGE.   Dear All, it has been really interesting watching as new ideas, comments and really exciting new images have been posted on the Instagram pages and WhatsApp groups. Sometimes it feels a little … Read More

NOTES FROM, MATISSE DIEBENKORN

Janet Bishop and Katherine Rothkopf.   From an essay; Imagining into another; John Elderfield. “One of the most mysterious semi-speculations is, one would suppose, that of one Mind’s imagining into another.”  (John Keats, Marginalia to Paradise lost.)   “ Matisse … Read More

MAY 2020; four project suggestions

Monday morning art group (Whatsapp) and #orangeartgroup It will soon be May and we may be able to walk out; we may be able to meet and hear the voice as we see the face and apprehend the new experiences … Read More