The good news is that I did get a couple of hours in the studio, painting my organza. For the last month, I've been reading books and blogs on how other artists have treated their organza. And you know what I found? That they basically winged it. So that was
Basically, all I did was play with paint, water, and the silk. I sprayed it down with water and painted it orange with textile paint (remember I suppose to be working on my lily project - I'm partial to day lilies). I mixed yellow in. I used it as a base and made a monoprint with another piece. I made another adding more paint -
Which brings up another problem of this whole painting fabric thing. Spring on Lake Erie is not a pretty thing most days. We still have a lot of gray, cold, wet, weather. Oh, and snow. (Yes it
snowed today). So, where to hang all of these to dry. I mean if I wait for it be a warm sunny day to paint, I might never do any.
So my other idea is that my Victorian house came with a big wrap around Victorian porch. What if . . .
I still have a couple more days off so I'm sure that I've gotten my nap in, I should get more done on this project!
So What have been up to creatively?