Can you tell what this is?
Hint: Something that every painters, artists, etc own.
It is the wooden painting board that we use it for the convenience of the creation of our art pieces process.
I have been using this wooden painting board for about two years now. It’s role is merely to be of a flat surface to the countless paintings I painted, who would have known the countless unintentional times my paints has splashed and stained on this board can create such an amazing color patterns.
The colors and the marks that have been left from the process of my other art work creations has lead me to another piece of work.
Looking at these color patterns, the marks, the wooden board itself brings me back to the passed two years.
The countless times of doodling on canvases and papers trying to seek for my own set of color palettes and own style of paintings has created the amazing colors on this board.
Looking for inspiration in the finding my Hakka inner spirit in order for me to pour it out onto my artwork.
This was my first successful artworks. I believe I am getting in touch with my inner spirit.
In my proposal for my new work, I will be looking at my cultural background and how it has affected my life and my way in practicing art. I am from Taiwan, and my cultural background is Hakka.
In the below link, is a presentation, which will describe to you “Who are the Hakka?” and a little about me and my culture.
In the below link, is my Review Arts Practice that I had obtained in my past studies in Diploma of Visual Art. This review looks at the many studies, skills and knowledge that I had obtained in order to allow me to take on my current Advanced Diploma in Visual Art.