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Painting the Beauty of Natures Perfect Chaos.

Posted by amica on October 3, 2017 in projects | collabs, thoughts | No Comments

“I am continually moved – towards beauty, elegance, imperfection, complexity – but also simplicity – and the natural state of things. The beautiful chaos that is life” It is a constant effort to find balance amidst the unpredictability and chaos of life. Nature becomes the place I turn to where the chaos becomes calm and […]

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Art & Fear

Posted by amica on February 17, 2017 in thoughts | No Comments

Favourite quotes from “Art & Fear, Observations On the Perils (and Rewards) of Artmaking,” by David Bayles and Ted Orland. “Making art precipates self-doubt, stirring deep waters that lay between what you know you should be, and what you fear you might be” “To all viewers, but yourself, what matters is the product: the finished […]

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Passions of Powerful Women Project

Posted by amica on September 5, 2016 in projects | collabs, thoughts | No Comments

Passions of Powerful Women Project, Story 2.0 Amica Whincop. Lara Prenzel Films “The Passions of Powerful Women Project” 

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Painting Bubbles

Posted by amica on July 26, 2016 in thoughts | No Comments

Don’t you just love kids and the way they see things. This observation was made by my daughters friends who often comes to play at our house.  I praised her on the fact that no-one else had told me they look like bubbles before, which was pretty cool as Id like my work have an airy, floating feel to it. I told her […]

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