A is for Alphabet


alphabetica.jpgI’ve had this book, Alphabetica by Lynne Perrella, on my shelf for a long time.

It’s a gorgeous reference for folks like me who play with mixed media art, and who love language, lettering, and for things to be organised alphabetically.

 

This year I’m taking a 12 month course by Carla Sonnheim called Y is for Yellow, where we have a new class each fortnight, one for each letter of the alphabet (26 fortnights: 26 letters)

So here two aspects of my creativity have overlapped beautifully and I’ve dived right into the All the A-things. Abstractly Adding All the A-things that come to mind here……

shape shadows


We don’t always need fancy art materials, expensive equipment, or a vast amount of space for art….
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I made this from galvanised garden wire, fuse wire & pliers,
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light and shadows
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I love the way the forms merge with the shadows!
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