I call this new double page spread, from one of my art journals, “Every Moment.”
something is waiting
to be born in your life ~
let your mind open to each
possibility and your arms will
Glare is always an issue, even though I used matte varnish. And I felt I should at least try to put some words on a page ~ this is a journal, after all. I liked it better without them.
Luckily, thanks to my good friends and teachers, Diane and Jeane, I have learned a few things about cropping. I am still working on orientation (These women will shift a painting into a better orientation faster than you can flip a pancake. And they are always right!).
Here is my first crop of Every Moment.
The second crop (on this one I added a light Photoshop filter):
And my third crop:
It’s an interesting exercise, this cropping. I will continue to practice it.