Amanda Jolley

Reflection on pattern and abstraction of the subconscious

Tag: ephemera

Return to Joy

6×6 each encaustic collage on Encausticbord Available in my Etsy shop. Ever have one of those days? Argh! This tryptich was inspired by a morning of frustration. I had a very busy week meticulously planned and had a wrench thrown in my morning. My immediate response was exasperation and annoyance. I was feeling negative emotion

i carry your heart with me

[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in] by e.e.cummings i carry your heart with me(i carry it in my heart)i am never without it(anywhere i go you go,my dear;and whatever is done by only me is your doing,my darling) i fear no fate(for you are my fate,my sweet)i want no world(for beautiful you

Mind Body & Soap Co.

Last week was the grand opening at Mind Body & Soap. My husband made the perfect display for my new line of soldered delights, Adornments. I especially love the mirror he place behind the display so that both sides of the Adornments can be noticed. The Adornments are made to hang from knobs, hooks, large

Spreading the word: March Art Journal Challenge

Just wanted to encourage you all to join the March Art Journal Challenge hosted by Comfortable Shoes on the Ning network. Here’s what Comfortable Shoes has to say: Each day in March I will post a prompt of some sort in this group. The prompt could be one word, it could be a material, technique