January Chills

January Chills

Shift Art Challenge for January, 2017, never submitted.

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Eye Missed

Eye Missed

Shift Art Challenge for March 2017, never submitted. I tried some dispersion techniques.

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Fire and Ice

Fire and Ice

Done for a Shift Art Challenge and published on their challenge website. All materials from Shift Art. It is a great site for learning Photoshop skills.

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I Am the Path

I Am the Path

Photoshop Artistry and Awake sessions inspired this illustration. These are my own photos, but embellishments are from Photoshop Awake supplies.

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Grow Where We Are Planted

Grow Where We Are Planted

Photoshop Awake session 11 had an example that appealed to the earth art interests I have. The photos and brushes are mine.

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Typography Exercise

Typography Exercise

Article in Summerset Magazine by Sebastian links to some video training. The figure is from Render Art. I was trying to remind myself to edit my creative writing works.

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Underview

Underview

Inspired by a photo taken by the Ghost River on Richard's Road.

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Layers

Layers

Using layers to build a composition.

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A Study In Blue

A Study In Blue

I love making backgrounds. This was a number of alterations of different layers using light adjustments. I love the simplicity of this. It would look great in an office.

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Doubles

Doubles

Shift Art February 2017 materials led to this depiction of twins, one is more mainstream than the other. Imagine the conversation between them.

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Take the Risk and Blossom

Take the Risk and Blossom

These are made from purchased materials: Design Cuts – Watercolour Cotton and Render Art – LTB – CUZM. I love the fabric look of the bouquet. .

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Conversation

Conversation

My own drawing. Shift Art provided the bird. The feather and leaves were scrapbooking stock I purchased. I liked the idea that the bird and the fashionista were having a conversation, we have to guess what they talk about but it is fragile and occurs only when there are no distractions.

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Moon Effects

Moon Effects

Shift Art provided the materials.

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Say What

Say What

It has been a tough life for this bird! He doesn't have much tolerance for those who whine too much!

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Iris Painted

Iris Painted

Took a picture from my garden and tried various Photoshop techniques on it. Then I stamped it with brushes I made myself in Photoshop.

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