Cool composition. I've seen people like this (in museums of all places!), that just slink past great works of art without even turning to look at them.
This artwork has stopped me from writing something rude!
why stopped? sometimes the truth can be rude..... ( I learned to cope with it)
I'm confused by your new blogger page. I don't like change. Why were you in such a big HURRY to change? ha ha.
I have to agree with Ted..I don't like the new 'Dynamic' page...the other ones offered more individuality IMO. (there you are...the truth.)That Emerson Guy should have chilled out a bit!!!
hmmm, hmmm, Honest disagreement is often a good sign... thanks, I will take into consideration ....but I thought this blog is not about lay-out ...;
Now I can't be rude and have learnt manners again..I like your header and I like your background...two things that are lost in '(not)Dynamic'IMO....This is great Mr Jok(k)e(n)...this blog is all about lay out...and I think it will give you artwork a worthy place to sit!
Rod, what the hell are you talking about? Quit sitting on the fence, are you going to be rude or have manners??Too rude of me to say?? Sorry.
I'm being rude, because Rod isn't.
Thank you Ted for being rude.... ( I appreciate it very much) :)
This is very cool. The posture and movement you've captured is surreal.
Oh geez, now I don't know whether to be rude (because you seem to like it), or perhaps you only like it when Rod and Ted do it. What a dilemma!I have to agree this is a really cool and interesting composition. Really cool how you've given them different values, particularly that dark black one, which could be a person or the absence of a person! There is always something strange and interesting around here!
(you do not have to be necessarily rude to leave comments here) ;)Thanks Cindy.
As I sit down to draw each week, I wonder what you might have come up with. I try not to peek. If I am making blackberry jam, I don't necessarily want to get stew in the pot. Or something. But every time I arrive, whatever you have put up sends me in an interesting direction. Your repeated figures make me think of mental patterns, things we repeat in our lives without noticing, like a stutter in life. Perhaps taking time to sit with a piece of sculpture or a painting changes us, causes us to see in a new way? Changes the angle of our vision? Nothing can be the same after that.
Thanks for your compliments , AHAviews! I really appreciate it .
I like both 'hurries' but I really favor the 2nd one. I especially like the little fellow climbing up the calf. As well, I like the black silhouetted fellow in their midst.Their contradicting the image in red all in all makes me nicely nervous...something Edward Gorey-esque is seeping through the cracks here.nice mood, as usual..
I like both 'hurries' too. Richard stated it so well. That man in the red background is really a striking image, and so nicely drawn. The simplicity and textures in the foreground, walking figures, is a nice contrast to the realistically drawn man. The hunched posture is perfect - there's an oppressive quality to the stress of being hurried. Really nice!!