The Implication of My New Business Cards

June 21, 2016
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The Cards I ran out of business cards during the New Zealand Art Show a few weekends ago. Because my old business cards said I lived in Denver, I did the clever trick of scratching out that information and hand writing new information on those last few cards.  Always a classy professional move. With the […]

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The New Zealand Art Show (and what I did during my 2 Month Vacation)

June 15, 2016
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The Gap Two months ago I was sharing the artwork from my most recent exhibit, Restructuring, then poof – barely 1/3 of the way into the project I disappeared. For 2 months. I really do want to finish those posts – and I will – because my Structures series is a foundational part of who […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #15 informs #178

May 4, 2016
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Structures #178 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Completion As I’ve shared the pairings of old and new over the last few weeks I’ve been struck by the difference in time lines. The last 30 textile paintings in this series took a total of 6 weeks to make – […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #19 informs #177

May 3, 2016
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Structures #177 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Grand Canyon Inspiration As I share the pairings of older artwork with the newer, I am frequently referring back to the inspiration of the original.  This initial inspiration for the first piece influences the decisions I made in remaking a newer […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #22 informs #176

May 2, 2016
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Structures #176 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275   Another Grid Changing Perspective | Seeing Forever Lisa Call, 2015 12 x 12 inches each fabric, dye, thread, wool on stretched canvas   While working in a series I often want to explore an idea through multiple very similar smaller […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #23 informs #175

April 25, 2016
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Structures #175 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Making the Grand Canyon Grid Cohesive I mentioned using color as a way of making a collection of artwork more cohesive when I shared Structures #172. You don’t have to use the exact same colors (as I did in #171 and […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #17 informs #174

April 24, 2016
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Structures #174 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Art in a Grid The 9 textile paintings for my Grand Canyon Grid (which I introduced yesterday) are not the first time I’ve made a grid of 12×12 inch textile paintings. I love making collections and groupings like this. This is […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #30 informs #173

April 23, 2016
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Structures #173 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Groupings of Work When I first started my Structures series I didn’t consider how I might hang the work in an exhibit. I just made whatever I wanted to make. This allowed me to explore and experiment and truly find my […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #13 informs #172

April 21, 2016
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Structures #172 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 18 x 18 inches $600 Restructuring – The Pairings The final 30 textile paintings of the Structures series (currently on exhibit at Spark Gallery in Denver, Colorado) were inspired by the first 30 compositions in the series. I’m sharing the pairings of old and new over […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #1 informs #171

April 19, 2016
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Structures #171 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 18 x 18 inches $600 Restructuring – The Pairings Last weekend my exhibit, Restructuring:Color and Line, showcasing 30 brand new textile paintings in my Structures series opened in Denver, Colorado. Each of the textile paintings in this exhibit was inspired by one of the first 30 […]

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