31 December 2010

ENGINES

Spreads from a book I made in 24 hours. I scanned in engines from an old car manual and printed them on painted newspaper.



Christina Akama




29 December 2010

THE MECHANICS






I like to draw messy places, they are fun to draw and the outcome looks great! Here are some images from my reportage project on mechanics. Above: man fixing tractor, below: dog in cage eager to come out and play.









28 December 2010

ABSTACT PLANTS






I wanted to explore and research ways in which other artists’ not only selected colour but also manipulated its vibrancy and saturation. I am interested in analysing choice of chroma, value and proximity of colours in relation to one another.






Washed Acrylic and stitching