On day 3, we worked on the prepared grounds, building layers of marks, shapes, collage and paint. Add 1 - 2 things to a piece, then move on to the next piece. Stop agonizing over each decision. Ask often "what if ...", then go with the flow. These were some of the mantras of the of the day. Works in progress:
And some close-ups:
Ever feeling stuck? Monkey wrench to the rescue! That means covering a part of the rebellious painting with color or collage and continue from there. The result of monkey-ing a piece is pushing it in a different direction where hopefully it will get solved. Here are three monkeyed pieces:
I continued the layering process from this new basis. To be continued ....