Artists in Our Midsts Featured Artist of the Month – Deb Chaney, Contemporary Abstract Artist
Here is the unedited interview with Artist in Our Midsts, Vancouver. I am grateful for this opportunity to be featured on the group website. Thank you!
What process or technique in art-making interests you?What intrigues me is creating thick paintings that have thick multi layered encaustic wax-like effect, yet no wax has been used, instead the layer are accumulations of acrylics and mediums.. The process of applying and layering acrylics and mediums, scraping away paint, and doing so without leaving brush marks intrigues me.
What technical challenges do you face in the process of making art?
What in your artistic training do you value most at this time?
How much of a role do accident and control play in your work?
What are some of your artistic challenges at present?
What are some of your artistic accomplishments at present?
Can you share three things you’ve learned as an artist through your own art?
When you need inspiration, how to do you get it?
When you need to learn more as an artist, how do you do it?
What is exciting on your artistic horizon?