Bothersome birds & fairy nest

Started two new paintings tonight. The images of bothersome birds and fairy nest are based on dream images. I’ve been reading Jung’s Red Book and feeling inspired to explore my own darker nature or shadow self in art. The birds are transformed from three sequential nightmares of figures that I choose to explore through the…

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New painting in progress, serpent encounter 

This image came from a recent dream and was reinforced by my reading of Jung’s Red Book today. He also spoke of the serpent in his imagination. The story spoke of the relationship between foresight and pleasure. It’s also a way of thinking about thinking vs feeling or growing up vs. growing down. Dream: Killed…

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