In the Design Elements class tonight at the Olympia caenter [Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation], I introduced the participants to Notan designs…  [Nōtan (濃淡) is a Japanese design concept involving the play and placement of light and dark as they are placed next to the other in art and imagery.]

notan 4

I seem to be thinking allot about trees and roots, sky and earth lately…

Notan tree

© 6/18/2014 Nine Lives Studio
crazy week of back to back classes from 9 to 3pm and two evening adult classes…
but lots of creativity going on!

I made tomorrow’s art sampler class some windsocks to stencil. I need some Zzzzzzzzzzzz

Keep arting!