- I take stranger danger very seriously
- I value my friendships
- I really need to pick better boyfriends
I've been wanting to find a nude model go-to for a while. In college I took all the free nudity for granted. We always had a model in class and it was easy to find a fellow art student who understood you weren't coming onto them when you said "want to get naked for me?" Obviously things are a lot different outside of school... not really a new concept this year. Anyway, I am really struggling with where to go to get a model and struggling a little bit with finding new inspiration so I employed a little technique I learned in therapy and journaled my thought process. The resulting flow chart basically says three things about me:
fig. 3.11 - a visual representation of my frustrations in finding a nude model
This is the greatest music video I've ever seen. It doesn't have anything to do with art specifically, but I felt like I had to share this with you guys. The message is clear...
I am now officially working at the Carnegie Museum of Art as a teacher's assistant.
I start April 13th.
To be affiliated with such an organization is an honor in itself.
In other news, remember this picture from November? The responses to the poll came in over the past few months and the consensus (something like 93%) said "don't change a thing." If you don't remember the poll, it was asking whether the salmon painting was done or not. Anyway, despite the overwhelming support, I ended up deciding the painting could use some improvements. The final image is below. Tadaaaaaaaa.
Victoria Jon is an artist living and working in Pittsburgh. She likes to paint, draw, and read your awesome comments and fan mail. Victoria is a member of the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh.