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JULY ARTIST OF THE MONTH - BARBARA MELLIN
07/07/2017
JULY ARTIST OF THE MONTH - BARBARA MELLIN

JULY | ARTIST OF THE MONTH | BARBARA MELLIN  To give some context to her Freewheelin’ Series of linocut prints, Barbara Mellin points to this dictionary entry:Freewheeling verb [no obj.] “to ride a bicycle with the pedals at rest, especially downhill -(usu. as adj. freewheeling) act without concern for rules, conventions, or the consequences of one's actions.This series repeats the same image, ¼ of a bicycle wheel, in endless combinations of patterns, colors, and orientations. The effect is transformative. Spokes become butterfly wings, flowers, and juicy slices of grapefruit. Mellin explains, “I love to experiment with elements of the printing process: plates, ...