These works are developed from a series of photographs, and made with my Singer sewing machine.
Sewing machine embroidery.
Machine Embroidery, 29.5 x 34 in., 2016
Machine Embroidery, 28 x 43 in., 2016
Machine Embroidery, 2016
Embroidered Photography, 16 x 20 in. 2015
Acrylic paintings on paper and on panels.
Acrylic on Arches paper, 2016
Acrylic on Arches Paper, 2016
Acrylic on panel, 2017
Folded bowls turned in to a collection of 36 drawings made with soft pastel on painted paper. Also The Forever Home-series of animal paintings.
Soft pastel on painted paper, 2016-17
Soft pastel on painted paper, 11 x 16 in. 2016-17
Collection of 36 drawings made with soft pastel on painted paper. Each 11 x 16 in.
Acrylic on Arches paper, 2017
Installation view at Pleiades Gallery, 2016.
Installation of the Recycled-series at the courthouse in Canton, NY.
Material: Cardborad, oil pastels and paper.
At Roxbury Arts Center.
Ceramic Sculpture between 2007 - 2017
Giants by the pond, ceramics, 2017
Clay, Acrylic, Watercolor, 2014
Clay, Acrylic, 2014
Smoke-fired clay, watercolor, 2014
Clay, glaze, 2007
Smoke-fired Clay, watercolor, 2014
My Public Art Fellowship 2017 is a collaboration with a local shelter in Potsdam, NY. Everyone who recently had adopted an animal could send me an image to be part of a coloring poster.
More about the project as it develops.
Meanwhile here are some images that made it into the poster.
Colton Collage series, 2008
In 2008 I set out to do a collage a week from the woods where I live. The series starts in January and goes til September.
Each piece is 11x16in.
From the Collage series 2008
My studio is full of treasure boxes of broken ceramics. Its all compiled after years of working in ceramics. Every now and then I dive into the boxed for use in my art.
These pieces are from 2013 - 2016
watercolor, mosaic, 2015
Watercolor, mosaic on paper
48 x 52 in.
Mosaic, Drawing and Wood, 2015
mosaic, drawing and wood, 2015
mosaic, drawing and wood. 2015