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In the Studio with…..

2016 JP paints

1st palette knife attempt

Some of my students: Karen, Andy, John, and Christine

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New Work

“Old Cranky” ©2013 Chris Taylor

“Cobb at Work” ©2013 Chris Taylor

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Gyotaku

Gyotaku is the ancient japanese method of recording a fisherman’s catch. this modern day art form is fun and tricky to get just right! Here I am using a flounder, with water-soluble fabric dyes that I will print onto cotton fabric. Then my very talented framer LuAnn, will frame the image as a fine art […]

New Work

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Don’t you LOVE the Beach?

It’s summertime and I find an infinite source of Inspiration at the Beach, which is only about 3 miles away- the OCEAN! I can sit and watch or listen for hours! (but i don’t! Who has time?)

The dunes change daily and so does the ocean- its mood, its light- wow!

as an artist who […]

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museums, galleries, artists’ websites, art supplies, even news and weather!

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Batik is Fun!

Blue Trio (Batik)

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Penguins on Parade (batik)

Just for fun!

In Studio Now

Celebrating Earth Day!

This is a familiar scene to anyone who loves the beach, anytime, anywhere….

It is 24 x 30″, an oil on canvas. I hope to put the finishing touches on it this week and then get back to some batik projects I have going.

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New Work

I’m currently working on the Kitchen Series in Batik- something a little different for me.Let me know what you think by leaving a comment– thanks!

Energy!

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This is the largest batik I have ever done, about 31′ square. It is wired to hang as a diamond,

on end. It really captures your attention, both by its color and its unusual presentation.

I remember that I had been at a critique night at Phoenix Gallery, and we […]

The Colors of Spring

 

 

 

 

This is one of my latest Batiks, entitled “Spring” because the vibrant colors were inspired by the annual change of season. I love spring! Favorite time of year!I’m particularly happy with this batik and have had a […]