Here is an evolution of one search for imperfect perfect.
Striped collage paper, images of trees,
fences, painted rain, and circle over
a line, indicating a sun on the horizon.
That we all have a biased, fuzzy, fluctuating and partial vision of life, gives us our own unique vision. I say embrace this!
My process involves: posing questions, adding, subtracting, noticing what shows up, staying curious and not hesitating to follow my curiosity.
It about persevering beyond your initial solutions...digging deeper. Sometimes I regret having covered over a previous stage, but what I learn by further investigation is priceless.
Diebenkorn suggests we attempt what is not certain; doing this certainly entertains me!
Creativity isn't about talent, it is a way of operating.
The result has greater visual depth because of
the layering, I added the house image
providing a more poetic statement,
and the copper leaf sits on top for some dazzle.
Here I added a bird looking outward, greatly simplified
the background, created a flower in a new opening,
and I discovered a very little bird top right
of the flower.