the waterman

work in progress: the waterman IV

have not progressed significantly on The Waterman, since I’ve been distracted by domestic issues and also by the making of my new website. the piece also came out with more details than I was expecting, and this is always very time-consuming. I’ve been enjoying working at it, although I tend to slow down when I take too long in a piece. decided to change the little fishes at the bottom. I didn’t like the former ones, which were more abstract. I think I should start working in the other panels […]

the Divine is naked. 1

now I guess I can show the very beginning of my new creative effort, a project I’ve been cherished for a while, and that I decided to call The Waterman. I told my husband the other night: “I want to paint Jesus naked.” he just responded, after some of his characteristic little jokes, “just go ahead, my dear. you have my support.” I had confessed him that I had some apprehensions about it. not really religious ones, since I am not a Christian and I do not worship deities, but […]

starting new artwork, in spite of some dark clouds

these have been strange days of lethargy and sickness around the house. first baby, then me, then my husband. according to my researches on the symptoms, it seems like a “family” gastroenteritis. I still feel nauseous and weak. baby looks better, my husband doesn’t seem very fine yet. I was working in my new piece yesterday when I started to feel real bad and had to leave the board. freaky. my new work is called The Waterman and it is intended to be a triptych. I wish I could get […]