Repurposed Art Journal – “hope” Artist: Carol A. More 2019 Can it possibly be more than a few months since I last put something out there? Yep. No excuses either. You know why? Because I’ve been immersed in a flurry of creativity! And fortifying my home and yard for the upcoming hurricane season. We had…… Continue reading The good, the bad and the ugly: Published and humbled x 2
Wishing you peace and creativity, as usual. The newest issue of Somerset Studio magazine https://stampington.com/somerset-studio, now published quarterly and better than ever, with tons of ‘creative’ jump start ideas inside, features artwork from two of my recent altered books. My ‘low tide’ page hit the cover which was quite a surprise! The second altered book…… Continue reading Happy Easter & Happy Altered Book Making!
Virgin Mary – Andrea’s Shrine By Carol A. More, Artist NFS – 2018 Fun with 3D – Jelly Roll Pans for the VM! Hi everyone! Hope 2019 has begun as peaceful and creative for you as it has for me. One of my yoga students, Andrea, is also a fan of the Virgin Mary (childhood…… Continue reading 3D Fun with Jelly Roll Pans
“Escape” Carol A. More – 2017 – Art Journal Escape “Escape” – everything’s packed for our move, but I still yearn to create daily, so with limited supplies and some gessoed pages in a cool old book found at Restore, I am amazed how much art can be done! My fingers modeled and my new…… Continue reading Drowning….Moving: Same thing
Charcoal Willow Drawing Stix Learning to draw I quietly began my drawing lessons a month and a half ago, with Paul Blankinship. Paul was highly recommended as one of the best teachers of drawing. No pretenses, no claims of wizardry, but an impeccably clean studio, organized lesson plans, professional knowledge and his success in the…… Continue reading Drawing lessons!
“Heartache I” Carol A. More, Artist cold wax, oil, found ephemera on oil paper 2017 – NFS Tears, a study I began to create art (in a frenzy) during a time in my life when everything I believed was true was anything but. I had never felt so lost, betrayed and left behind. Nothing at…… Continue reading Tears, a small study in art by Carol A. More 2017
“Class Reunion” Carol A. More, Artist 2017 Yep, I took another art class and I think I have this ‘thing’ figured out. It has to do with managing my expectation. So, based on the sorry, self-pitying attitude I copped in my cold wax/oil painting class two months ago, I sat myself down before this weekend’s…… Continue reading UGH…another art class with drama from my inner critic
“Worry” Carol A. More 2017 Watercolor paper, alcohol inks, colored pencil, watercolor crayon, tissue, found images, stencils, etc.! Hi y’all! Hope everyone’s spring is full of sunshine and free from….wait for it….worry. Most of you know I’m an active therapeutic yoga teacher with over 1,000 hours of teacher training. That and $1.50 will buy a…… Continue reading “Worry” Collage 2017
“For Emily” Carol A. More, Artist Mixed media, collage, heavy gel, found papers, miscellaneous stencils $65 Emily Hi my loves. Been a while but I’ve been just doing other stuff…and still creating art, because I have to. Not for any typical reason, but for me, making art is like a daily soul scrubbing. Trust me…… Continue reading “For Emily” Collage, Mixed Media New Art from Carol A. More