Artist of the Day / megb

Although Meg also does landscapes and other subjects, I’ve focused this post on her ‘life’ paintings and drawings.  She uses charcoal and pastel, acrylic, oil on board, watercolour, chalk, pencil, and I don’t know what else.  My personal favorite is the last one.



About destructivetesting

I'm a self-taught artist who prefers to use found objects in ways that were never intended. I'm not interested in making 10 or 100 of the same object. This, of course, takes more time to make each piece. I also prefer a more minimalist look, where each part of a piece can be appreciated. I consider my clocks to be small sculptures with moving parts. And, my lamps to be small sculptures with light. My mirrors are reflective sculptures. DESTRUCTIVE TESTING means to push something to it's limits to understand it's structural performance or material behavior under different stresses. I interpret this in my artwork as using materials in different ways or combinations than they were designed to be used. I also just like the slightly ominous sound of the term...
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3 Responses to Artist of the Day / megb

  1. timruane24 says:

    Some masterpieces in here.
    One, which hints of Modigliani, I am most fond of.

  2. Tania Smith says:

    I like the style of these 🙂

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