Have you ever reached for something you can’t quite get?
Did you ever want to be what you weren’t, quite yet?
What would you do about it if you became it?
What would you do with it if you got it?
Well, what would you do withit?
Short history of the work: It started out upside down as it came out of Apophysis. I turned it over, and it was suddenly
- a right-side-up something. silently!
My husband leaned over and pointed out eyes, so I took it to Arthaus Studio Xtra and started drawing things in. But men and women don’t always see the same mental picture, and all the time I was drawing this piece, he was shaking his head and saying, “No, No, No!” and putting finger prints on my screen while he insisted, “The nose goes that way, the nose goes that way!” I just kept drawing, silently.
“You’re not listening to me”, he concluded, and I replied, “I am listening to you: I’m just not obeying you!” That always gets him! And as always, I was ROFL
—-The work was sized and finished in Photo Filtre.