Creative Art & Mosaics
by Doreen Adams
'The White Rabbit'
100% Mexican & Venetian Smalti
Substrate: Birch Plywood
66 x 78 cm or 26 x 30 (inches)
We love this mosaic! Everything about it is
considered. In the first place it is very well drawn and composed – you can
feel the white rabbit’s ‘lateness’ and, astonishingly, considering the
strong use of complimentary oranges against greens, the overall effect is
Andrew commented on how the tesserae at the front are
very small and detailed compared to the larger broader work at the back –
this is the opposite to what one would expect and so there’s an interesting
lesson to learn here – you don’t ALWAYS have to get smaller and fiddlier as
you progress back into the picture.
We would therefore like to award this
mosaic joint second prize.
(I will provide the prize for Doreen – namely
a book on the work of Boris Anrep, which I feel will be useful to her in her
Winning joint second place in the 3rd Contemporary
Mosaic Art Competition “Breaking the Rules” is particularly exciting as I am
so fortunate to be amongst some the most talented mosaic artists on the
The judges were
Martin Cheek and his friend Andrew.
Doreen Adams, 2629 Coal Canyon Rd, Malibu CA
Phone: (1 310)456-2349
Latest News From
Creative Art Mosaics Jan 2009
White Rabbit Winning joint second place in the 3rd
Contemporary Mosaic Art
Competition "Breaking the Rules"
I am extremely proud and thrilled to have 3
of my mosaics in Brit Hammer’s 3rd book titled
Mosaic: Finding Your Own Voice.
Alice – The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party-Steps and
Finding Your Own Voice By
month of August brought another amazing surprise. I had 2 of my fine art
mosaics accepted by a juried show in Pam Goode’s Ciel Gallery in Charlotte,
Pam wrote. “I'm thrilled to
report that our juror Giulio selected both Frogs and Steps to be
exhibited at Ciel! Exhibiting these works will be an honor and a pleasure”.
Again, I wish to congratulate
Pam Goode, Mosaic Artist/Owner on her grand opening at Ciel Gallery on Sept 5th
till the 26th.
Also congratulations to my fellow artists who
are also featured in the gallery.
Mosaic Artist Dugald Macinnes