WTP Artist: Marketa Sivek

WTP Artist: Marketa Sivek

Painting: Houses and the Abstract Interview with Marketa Sivek by Linda Wilson See more of Sivek’s work in The Woven Tale Press Vol. IV #5 Your series of house paintings produces powerful emotions in the viewer.  I experienced strong feelings of danger and isolation, a sense of imminent catastrophe. Peaceful houses rest on foundations which could collapse at any…

David Morrison: Colored Pencils and the Hyper Realistic

David Morrison: Colored Pencils and the Hyper Realistic

Colored-Pencil Art: “I want to record this moment of existence.” Press Interview with David Morrison See his colored pencils drawings in The Woven Tale Press Vol. IV #3  You describe your drawings as “hyper realistic.” Is this attention to detail informed by your experience as a printmaker? If so, how exactly? Paying close attention to detail…

A Writer and an Artist Collaborate

A Writer and an Artist Collaborate

(left to right: Leila Philip and Garth Evans In 2012, writer Leila Philip and artist Garth Evans set out to challenge themselves. Philip, an award-winning  prose writer, wrote poems. Evans, an internationally renowned sculptor, made watercolors. Philip’s realist poems—about nature, beauty, love, and loss, set amongst Evans’ abstract, deeply hued, layered watercolors–create a book which is…

WTP Artist: Francesca Tabor-Miolla

WTP Artist: Francesca Tabor-Miolla

Interview with Francesca Tabor-Miolla See Tabor-Miolla’s work in WTP Vol. III #2 What are you working on in your studio right now? Right now I’m putzing a bit, just coming off a four-month hiatus after surgery. That being said, I enjoy working with encaustic and basic metalsmithing, so I’m just about ready to begin a new ‘Talisman’…