Tuesday, December 20, 2011

"Psychedelic Self Portrait 1969" Mixed Media Paper 20" x 24"

The other day I was writing in the blog about "painting in the zone" non stop while listening to a record skipping for more than two hours!  The song was "I Want To Take You Higher" by Sly And The Family Stone".  I was a senior in college and I was working on this self portrait for a basic design class. I was so into the painting that I never realized the record was skipping or I didn't care.  

2 comments:

  1. You definitely were taken to a higher place! This rocks! (or should I say.. groovy, man!).. wow, very nice... when that zone takes us away, it's such a blessing! Enjoy your day today, Michael! I love all the little things in the painting.. the planet, the colors and patterns.. the colors! Wow!

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  2. Channeling Peter Max here are ya?
    Takes me back to the seventies when I was preteen!
    Keep painting...
    David-

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