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Canceled: Tom Spleth: From Costa Rica to Lubbock - Digital Drawings

Opening Art Reception

Friday, May 29- Saturday, July 25

Artist Reception: Friday, May 29 | 6–8 p.m.

Medium: Digital Artwork

Description: Throughout his ceramics career, Tom has always been drawing and painting. In the late 1980s, he began experimenting with an early version of photoshop to make his first computer drawings which he produced on Duratrans Backlit Film and exhibited as light boxes. Now he uses his Ipad and Procreate software, a highly flexible and fluid program with a strong color palate, wide range of marks and brushes, and a sophisticated layering system. Drawing on the computer allows light to come through the drawings and the program allows detailed drawings to evolve from loose sketches. For more, Galleries

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