Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Mystery in your Art work

"What do you mean when you talk about putting mystery in your work?"

I'm walking along a strange forest path. Others are with me--some fall back and some join later. We hear animals in the forest but cannot see them. We come upon surprises of incredible beauty that we can't explain. Some are quite in focus and others are not. Always something is just ahead that we can't quite get to. As we move forward, whatever it is moves forward also, but we never can fully touch it.

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Here is a little demo of an artist who really works to add that bit of Mystry in his work




daily Painter in Art Prize 2011





I’m in ArtPrize in Grand Rapids Michigan this year.
ArtPrize® is an international competition with no jury or curator. The public votes on the top 10 pieces and eventually the overall winner. The event will take place September 21 to October 9, 2011 in Grand Rapids, with $474,000 in prizes, and $250,000 for first place. More information about Artprize 2011 can be found at artprize.org.
I will be in the Waters Building at 1616 Ottawa Ave NW Suite 104, I hope you will stop by and see my art work “One Year of Daily Painting” where I will have 260 of my small daily paintings.
Vote: 43111




Delilah Smith