The Hambidge Center... (Part 2, 12.15.18)

While there are myriad of different artist residencies all over the world, each fits the artists in as many various ways! If you love nature, the mountains, or are looking for a renewing, incredibly beautiful place to recharge your creative work, apply to The Hambidge Center for the Creative Arts & Sciences!!

Towards the end of my residency at The Hambidge Center, I was finally able to capture the rain with powerful imagery. (These will be showing up in my 2019 water works:)

Towards the end of my residency at The Hambidge Center, I was finally able to capture the rain with powerful imagery. (These will be showing up in my 2019 water works:)

 
Can almost feel the visual parallels between this painting style and the rain photos…

Can almost feel the visual parallels between this painting style and the rain photos…

 
Studio pic while I was at The Hambidge Center — showing a lot of water-inspired painted water parts. (The blue circles are actually from vinyl.)

Studio pic while I was at The Hambidge Center — showing a lot of water-inspired painted water parts. (The blue circles are actually from vinyl.)

 
Another view of my glorious painting porch at The Hambidge Center — experimenting with some darker color palettes.

Another view of my glorious painting porch at The Hambidge Center — experimenting with some darker color palettes.

 
Here you can see how I cut paper circle templates to find “circles” in the painted parts.

Here you can see how I cut paper circle templates to find “circles” in the painted parts.

 
Layout of some various painted composites — all together for a group pic!  (Notice the top left grey/purple painted paper has had four circles from previous image removed. I love playing with positive and negative pieces:)

Layout of some various painted composites — all together for a group pic! (Notice the top left grey/purple painted paper has had four circles from previous image removed. I love playing with positive and negative pieces:)

 
I had to drive to The Hambidge Center “proper” the nights we shared meals or other gatherings. This was my view driving back to my “house” each time!!

I had to drive to The Hambidge Center “proper” the nights we shared meals or other gatherings. This was my view driving back to my “house” each time!!

 
One of the numerous water “features” everywhere in Rabun Gap, GA!! (I was in water heaven:)

One of the numerous water “features” everywhere in Rabun Gap, GA!! (I was in water heaven:)

Carmella Jarvi