Miro (1893-1983) was a Catalan, from Barcelona, Spain. His work bridges abstract art and surrealism. The painting I chose was "Woman with 3 hairs, bird and constellations," (1973).
It was interesting to see what everyone did with this painting as inspiration. You can see that some took the painting fairly literally and some used it more as a jumping off point. Our pieces are spread out on the table below:
I made two pieces. I thought my first looked a bit cartoonish:
I liked my second one better:
Several fun pieces shown at Monday's meeting:
|Jay's scrap piece|
|Wendy's piece made almost entirely of mens' work shirts|