Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Monday, June 07, 2010

Mountain Bluebird

Mountain Bluebird
collage on paper
4" x 4" 06.07.10

Masters: Collage: Major Works by Leading Artists (Paperback)

It has been nearly two years since I began working on Masters: Collage.
This month it was officially launched and available for purchase.
If you are a fan of collage I am sure that you will enjoy this book.
You can get yours from Amazon and save 34% off the retail price
by clicking here

Meet the Masters of Collage!

Versatility, innovation, inspiration—that’s what The Masters series offers artists and crafters, and this superb new collection offers a stunning look at contemporary collage work from approximately 40 leading artists. It features a breathtaking mix of techniques from traditional cut-and-paste to digital to collage with paint or encaustic, and styles ranging from wildly playful and colorful to evocative, almost monochrome images.

Each highlighted master takes center stage in an informative eight-page feature that includes nearly a dozen gorgeous, high-quality photos plus a short essay by curator Randel Plowman placing the impressive work and its creator in context.

The innovative featured artists include:

Cecil Touchon - Jonathan Talbot - Lynne Perrella - Lynn Whipple - James Michael Starr and others

About the Author

Juror Randel Plowman graduated with a BFA in Printmaking. He has worked in collage since 1982 and his art has been exhibited in solo and juried exhibitions throughout the United States and abroad. Plowman's work has been cited in numerous publications, including The New York Times and USA Today; been featured in How Design magazine and Artist Magazine; and been used as cover art on numerous books.