• Memories of Blue Process
  • Memories of Blue Process
  • Memories of Blue Process

Tuesday, March 3, 2015  A little insight into the process involved in creating a piece like Memories of Blue (soon to be made in perspex.) My final year of study sort to find a way to embrace both traditional and modern mediums. A highly unique methodology has been researched and developed to create this engaging art piece. A hybrid of traditional and contemporary art practices, this piece culminates both eras of art making. The software utilised to create the waves structures, allows for complex patterns, not easily formed by hand given natures intricacies, but possible with the advent of the computer married with mathematics. Driven by complex mathematical algorithms which are based in statistical models of deep ocean waves. Then a time consuming process of cutting the pine wood begins, driven by the computers geometric modelling, the machine forms the sculptures wave ...

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MPAT 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015 What a fantastic weekend, thank you to all the lovely souls who popped through for a wonderful chat. The biggest pleasure about opening your studio to the public is the conversations you hold with such a diverse cross section of the world, from New York, LA, Asia, England, Wales, Australia and of course our beloved New Zealand. Thank you so much for stopping by Bayview Studios and the Arts Trail, it was a true pleasure meeting you all. Hope to see you again soon, from all of us at Bayview Studios. ...

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Productive afternoon

In the studio today. One of the most difficult disciplines to adhere to, is to stay on track, when you have a vision to meet. Once the brush is in paint and for that second between the palette and the canvas, a million ideas and impulses excitedly pulse through your cells. Resisting the temptation a little, but not stifling it to stop the process, I look to my reference image to stay on track. Today was a highly productive day. Having an event to work towards certainly helps with this frenzied motivation. By the light of the moon 2. Oil on wooden round 270 mm diameter ...

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Waves in Resin!

Waves in resin being tested for development! This is idea has been hovering around for a year now, very exciting to see it come to fruition. Next stop, lighting. ...

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