Lisa Mertins’ Life Illustrated » misc.

Fish bowls, fish bowls…

…Roly poly fish bowls. These seem dark and moody, I used a glaze our studio calls Meira’s Blue. Sprayed lightly, it turns magenta. This isn’t what I’d imagined how they’d turn out but they’re kinda cool anyway…  

Watercolor Weirdo

It happens this way: I make a watercolor (Usually with my friend Jeremy) and after looking at it for awhile, I start to see the figure or design. In this case, a weird little clown man and someone carrying a something :)

I do projects!

Hall and Borchert Victorian dress form Shaker Chair Projects are hard! Sometimes, one can have something for years that’s meant to be fixed up, only to have it sit until one’s brain chemistry is as fresh as spring :) I’m in a happy mood especially since I pulled off these two projects that were originally […]

If you made it here, you can see, NEW SITE!!!

I’m the worst blogger and not so great at updating my portfolio either! But that’s my resolution for 2017 :) to be better at it. Here’s an un-retouched photo of my baby grandson — LOOK at those cheeks (just look at them). So, a promise I will try to keep and a cutie picture for […]

New works

Shown at Division9 Gallery in Riverside, CA. Title of the show: Heads and Bodies.