Tag Archives: Depression

Fragments I – Process

In the past week, I have slowly been processing and writing about the new series Fragments. I am thinking, How can I express the pain of my Dissociative Identity Disorder, the horrible acts of abuse that made me split in … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War VII and Viet-Nam War VIII

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar7.html Those titles sure get predictable but that’s what this series is about. Yo. I feel it, too. I am ingrained in this process and it is a serious emotional healing thing. Just in case anyone wondered. Okay. There is the … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War VI – II

It took a few hours to get this black background in, and it’s not IN all the way, as you can see. I need to find the brave soul to paint into the other colors there, into their edges just … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War III – Sketch and I

So with all the pieces, I really intended them to be completely abstract. What? No, I did. With this painting I’m getting closer to that intention. As you can see in the sketch above, there are large areas for block … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War II – II and More

First of all, let me say that I went back to the piece Viet-Nam Jungle VII to the lower right corner, and am seriously studying this cut of it, for the open “window” of the current painting, Viet-Nam War II. … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War I Finitti and Viet-Nam II a la Momentito

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar.html After much effort, I can now say that Viet-Nam War I is done.  It did take much decoding in terms of color, but also spontaneous painting at the end. I mean that I had to get really close to … Continue reading

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Vietnam War I – Sketch and I

As I said earlier I am collaborating with two other artists on a new series of work for a traveling exhibition we are calling Vietnam: A Journey. My current painting, see sketch above, for Vietnam War I, of ten paintings … Continue reading

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