In the jar piece 

Butterfly In a Jar Captured your body, holding your naive mind. Captured your love, holding you for a time. Little angel in a jar Can’t stay here, can’t go far. Let you go your flitting demands, I went and destroyed all your plans Sad and broken butterfly, Stay and watch the world go by. ByContinue reading “In the jar piece “

Print Process Collagraphy

Collagraphy (sometimes spelled collography) is a printmaking process in which materials are applied to a rigid substrate (such as paperboard or wood). The word is derived from the Greek word koll or kolla, meaning glue, and graph, meaning the activity of drawing. The plate can be intaglio-inked, inked with a roller or paintbrush, or someContinue reading “Print Process Collagraphy”

Alessandra Marie: Artist 

Originally from Seattle, Washington, Alessandra attended the Pratt Institute where she graduated in 2012 but remaining in New York where she currently lives and works.  It’s been a pleasure to see her style evolve and to see her art embraced into the eyes of countless viewers and I’ve always wanted to sit down and talkContinue reading “Alessandra Marie: Artist “

Using Ink

  There are many pens on the market that you can choose from. Or if you are the adventurous type you may decide to make your own from feathers the way our forefathers did. You might also try different sticks, reeds, bamboo or other exotic materials. The crow quill dip pens and metal replacement pointsContinue reading “Using Ink”