Miniature

Intricate mini-artworks, small works of art.

Meditative drawing was my project for switching my mind off in the middle of almost anything else, at the time when I could not paint in the environment I was.

It is started with zentangle-like doodling, but it looks like it never was about patterns for me, just about drafting compositional ideas.

The principle is:

    Focus deeply on simplest possible drawing and see what is possible in this tight frame.


1 Principle and 7 Zen-Tangling Rules for my Meditative Drawing project.
zen-tangle, doodling, meditation
Ellen & Bob
Ellen and Bob, 2014, archival pigment ink on paper, 6 x 4 inches.

A personal symbolic logotype for a loving couple: the letters of their names interlace into each other, maintaining nevertheless their own character and integrity - their unity is expressed in a simplistic symbol.


Symbolic logotype, name-based symbol.
tangle
Giant Serpent and Ophicleide by Lena Nechet
This is my illustration of two historic musical instruments, serpent and ophicleide, which was published in September 2017.


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