Category Archives: Collage/Photo-montage

A few weeks ago, a neighbor donated to me a stash of architectural magazines from 2003. Yesterday, I went through the ritual of browsing and removing the pages that offered possibilities for me to playfully create new collages. Today, “Still-life … Continue reading

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Hand-made Valentine’s Cards from recycled printed media.

It is that time of the year again in which I select lavishly colored printed pages from art magazines, to cut-out festive Valentine’s hearts to make customized cards in celebration of artistic expression, love and friendship. I paste the cut-outs … Continue reading

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A supply of colorful papers for my collages freshly printed every month!

Although there may easily be about 100 different periodicals released monthly in the United States’s newsstands, none compete with the brightly printed pages, nor the wide range of glossy colors found in art magazines! For years, these publications have been my … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day 2011!

To all my friends, physical and virtual, known and yet to meet, I wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day filled with promising opportunities in your personal pursuits today and throughout the solar cycle ahead!  Peace, Love, Health, Harmony and Prosperity! PS:  I … Continue reading

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Spontaneous Multi-Cultural and Ethnic Influences in My art!

It doesn’t often explicitly happen except on occasions but, my art is nurtured and inspired by a myriad of multi-cultural and multi-ethnic trends and traditions ranging from food to music, fashion to film, mythology to story-telling, and many other forms of … Continue reading

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The Continuous Quest for Artistic Expression.

International social  celebrations such as Valentine’s Day, are the perfect inspiration to challenge and develop my artistic expression in creating aesthetically pleasing and meaningful hand-made cards specifically for someone in mind. Although composing these collages may be time consuming, they are … Continue reading

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Recycling Monochromatic Mass-Produced Printed Media into Collage!

Living in an abundance of industrially mass-produced, short-lived printed materials that fill the intellect and senses with awe and wonder, I just can’t help but to periodically save some of the scraps of gargantuan volumes of newspaper and magazine pages … Continue reading

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