I don’t do much work on spec. Typically prints/canvases/books/collages are made as they are ordered, but I had a dream a couple of weeks ago that I printed one of my moose images on a canvas — a large one. In my dream the moose was nearly life-sized, and this particular girl was my height at her shoulder. I’ve been thinking about it ever since.
Of course, it would require a pretty special art collector to choose to fill an entire wall with one moose, so I’m scaling it back a bit; the canvas will measure two and a half feet high by almost four feet wide. If that special art collector is reading this though, please email me and I’ll happily prepare this girl to give you the same experience I had photographing her! 😉
“Make something!” is an imperative across which I stumbled a number of months ago. I’ve lost track of where I read it, so can’t give credit to the fire-lighter (sorry!), but this order has rung in my head since. With the request of a local coffee shop to display my work, I now don’t have a real excuse not to follow through. There are a few framed wildlife images already hanging there, but I’m now working on a series of smaller, more abstract images for the shop. Something like this: