Artist Robin Sesan presents a up to date assortment of clay monoprints utilizing an enchanting course of. Go to her web site to view extra of her work.
One in every of my earliest reminiscences is my first day of artwork faculty at age three. I used to be so excited in my new purple smock with large white buttons.
Creating artwork was a relentless in my life by means of my teen years. Not having the arrogance to pursue artwork in faculty, I selected a distinct path.
Dabbling right here and there in varied inventive shops, my focus as an grownup has been on elevating two wonderful youngsters and my profession as a psychologist and couple’s therapist.
About 10 years in the past, I discovered my inventive dwelling in clay monoprinting. Clay monoprinting is a novel course of of making a chunk of artwork on a clay slab utilizing coloured moist clay as my paint.
As soon as I’ve a design that speaks to me, I place a non-woven substrate on high of the clay slab. I roll it with a pastry curler and what’s on my slab transfers to the substrate, making a one-of-a-kind print.
As a result of every print pulls some clay and pigment, what’s left on the slab reveals hidden layers, and the opportunity of a second print that’s comparable however totally different. I’m grateful to my mentor, the late Mitch Lyons, who created and taught me this course of.
Now, within the second half of my life’s journey, I’m pursuing my different calling of making and sharing my artwork.
I really feel I’ve come full circle and recaptured part of myself that has been dormant. My artwork is stuffed with shade, texture, depth and plenty of layers.
It’s within the layers that the surprises emerge. My work as a therapist parallels my work as an artist. I’m all the time taken with what’s simply beneath the floor as we uncover one thing new and totally different about ourselves.
You could be drawn in by the colours or design, however the extra you have a look at my artwork, the extra layers and hidden gems you uncover. My artwork hints at looking, discovering your voice and trusting your internal energy.
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