This is my "visual poem". It appears in the new issue of Somerset Apprentice (Spring 2016). I'm always happy and grateful when a painting makes it because, even though I love working with collage and textiles, my first love is painting. And in this magazine, you also get step-by-step information on how it was created.
This piece does have collage, but the painting is the most important element.
Simplicity is the removal of the useless and the unnecessary--source unknown