Paradigm – an abstraction of a leaf

September 11, 2014  in  About my art       Related posts:  

My son issued me an artistic challenge today. While waiting for the bus, he picked up a leaf for me to photograph. When I asked him what he saw in it, he said “the leaves you photograph are so complicated. But I like this one because it is simple — it’s just a leaf.” OK, then! So I accepted his challenge to create a piece of art from his “simple” leaf. I hope he likes it….