Rome wasn’t built in a day

… and neither will this composite. Has it really been over a year!?!  After reading my last post (May 2019!) apparently I’m still having issues managing & finding that ever-elusive thing called time.  But is time really to blame?  Or is it just a question of priorities?   It turns out I really miss what this blog provides… a place to share my art and a … Continue reading Rome wasn’t built in a day

Beginning to End

I’ve been promising for weeks. So here it is ~ how I create one of my compositions. Oh Bear…  65 layers +/- in the making! One of my more involved works because all of the elements were taken by me, no stock images, and the birds don’t count because they are actually a brush.  Warning… this also made for a really lengthy post.  Ready, here … Continue reading Beginning to End

Everything you can imagine…

Everything you can imagine is real ~ Pablo Picasso. Making something appear real, feel real… or just believable is, for me, the most difficult part when creating from the imagination.  As a viewer, allowing ourselves to believe in possibilities, despite the reality we live in, is a major part in making any story a success, whether in be artistically, photographically, in books, movies, etc.  For … Continue reading Everything you can imagine…