THE SUMMER OF COLOR WEEK 3 PURPLE AND YELLOW
For some reason purple is not a color I am drawn to and whatever I create using it seems to end up with an unhappy or maybe the better word is somber aura to it. This project was no exception and in fact I had a hard time visualizing anything so I turned to the Gelli plate, nothing but a horrible mess. back to my practice journal with a clever background....NOT.
I blamed my Dylusions paint and my inexperience with using such a fine acrylic. So I Used my cheap WalMart acrylics and hated it but forced my self to go further. I used Jane Davenport silhouette stencil. and this is the result. As I worked on it i was aware that I was having a problem with my vestibular system, I have Menieres Disease . So here is the final.
Of the five symptoms of the disease vertigo is by far the worst. Even though I have not had vertigo for over 10 years the fear of it returns is ever present as the other symptoms wreak havoc on hearing and equilibrium; the constant intrusion of tinnitus is my own off beat band.