"Shapes, of things before my eyes...."
(image - Sidereal Day - Inspired by the beauty of diatoms)
Working with sculptural abstracts and small pendants of various shapes brings back memories of being a young student in art class. All these shapes before my eyes. Pencil and paper drawings of shapes that enjoy a story of their own. I remember listening to David Bowie music being played, a redo of an old Yardbird song called "Shapes of Things" ... The opening line of "Shapes, of things before my eyes....", and then the chorus listed below.
I very much liked David Bowie's music. Constantly reinventing himself, progressing.. The lyrics of the song described the progression and the simple process of striving to constantly move forward. Hoping to continue to grow...
Come tomorrow, will I be older?
Come tomorrow, maybe a soldier
Come tomorrow, may I be bolder than today
As an artist I hope that every day I continue learning in my craft and hopefully never find myself sitting still on small shards of a successful piece that can trap one into repetition.
Reinvent. Progress. Grow... Mature...Fail without Fear.... Succeed because of the Failures..
"Come tomorrow, may I be bolder than today"
To see the shapes of my abstract sculptural pieces go to :
To see shapes of the pocket minders that I've been working on :