About the Book
In 2012 I decided to challenge myself. I would make one piece of art everyday for the whole year. This book is a little part of what I made during the course of that year long project.
Features & Details
- Category Arts & Photography
Large Square, 12×12 in, 30×30 cm
- Publish Date Apr 17, 2014
- Language English
- Tags art book, mijumi art, mijumi art book, mijumi book, poem book, mijumi poem book, 365 Days of Art, pieces or me, art and words, coffee table book, coffee table art book, book of poems, book of art, art, mijumi, words, painting, drawing, sculpture
I make art because the thoughts and ideas in my head need to escape. Art is something that I have been doing for as long as I can remember. My materials may have progressed over time from construction paper and crayons to canvases and paint, but the need to create has always been there. I would describe my style as evolving. I start with an empty canvas, a few buckets of paint, and a select set of favorite tools. I build the foundation of my work with various shapes and patterns and watch it evolve into something that looks like an explosion of geometric shapes intertwined with a mess of paint splatters. Don’t be fooled by the mess though…it’s a controlled mess. An organized chaos of sorts. That ultimately turns out just how it’s supposed to be. Just like life...