Paper scraps, glue sticks and challenges
....these are a few of my favorite things.
I have been participating in the Februllage Collage challenge on Instagram and the daily prompts have been a great addition to my daily routine.
My work is entirely different from most of the other traditional collage artists, but, no matter - I love creating these characters. Not all the collages are winners - but there are some serious contenders in the mix - and the creative exercise is well worth it.
I really do "sketch" better with scissors.
My work has taken a little turn....a 180. Cheeky Mushrooms and now Cact-Ass sculpture.....pretty little succulents. hahaha
There are many reasons for this new collection - I think it is funny.....and I sort of love shocking certain people in my life.....and then there is the fact that I have been working out A LOT , running, weight training ...and I am SORE all the time. So you can say certain body parts are always on my mind.
But there is also the body positivity angle and the pun factor....and I just flat out like them.
Working on a few new practical pieces - jewelry holders, tea lights..... stay tuned.
Shannon Marie makes.... a lot. This is where I can explain what I am doing and why, show new work and ideas. ...and ....