Amanda Jolley

Reflection on pattern and abstraction of the subconscious

Tag: layers

Seven Panels

Working with the 7×21 Ampersand Encausticbords made just for this collaborative exhibit turned into an unexpected delight. With the width of only 7 inches, I found it natural to lay them side by side and view them as one unit. The theme of connection became stronger as I would work on a panel individually and

Sleep Patterns

I’ve been a little obsessed with painting… painting sleep patterns. You see, I have a Fitbit Charge, one of those fitness watches. While I initially got it to encourage me to keep moving consistently, I have become enthralled by the Sleep Pattern reports I get each day. I can visually see how restless I’ve been

Demons transformed

Yes, I read a stack of books at a time. I just got done with One Hundred Demons by Lynda Barry. What an excellent book. I was inspired. At the end of the book Lynda challenges the reader to draw their own demons. Although it was not intentional, while I was working on my art