This is a design I created while discovering the possibilities of placing layers of asymmetrical designs on top of each other and turning them to get a complex and finally symmetrical design. I'm still playing and discovering. This is two different versions I combined, because they were both created from the same basic texture. The green portion is made of many more layers, so it now has a very delicate effect made of many lines. I think it makes a good mandala and is even interesting to meditate upon, because of how it contrasts with the loose more homespun look of the other.The background blue one is my original colour and was originally called, Blue Identity Weave. You can also see it used as the background for BLUES IN AUTUMN. I find...
About the leaf:
The leaf you will see in all of my later paintings, is my personal artist signature and contains my initials, so it represents me, but also often takes a quasi-human role to represent a single person or an 'everyone'. The leaf changes, evolves, and its placement, size and colour are adjusted to suit the painting, which may include it as a sort of observer in the scene, a nearly hidden element, or even a focal point. It may represent various things, as well. It is left to the viewer to assign any meaning to it or to determine how I see it, myself.
More about me and my art
I have always loved Fine Arts and spent half a century focusing on classical music, becoming a professional musician and teacher of music. Then,...
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