Collage!

        My collages often include painted papers, bits of prints, directly stamp printing on the surface, under and over-painting with acrylics, charcoal drawing, and textured or printed papers. How many of these can you see in this collage–Light through the Trees? My work is about seeing, and being “woke” to the wonders [...]

Limited Edition Digital Prints Available

I had three copies of this piece made yesterday using a high quality digital reproduction process.  It was a marvel to work with a skilled photographer and printer, Jim Nickelson of Nickelson Editions in Camden, Maine.  I can now offer digital reproduction of selected works based on client request.  Reproductions can be sized according to [...]

May work: two commissions in pastel

I recently completed these two pastel drawings as commissioned works.   Both pieces are intended as gifts to the parents of a couple who are marrying this June.  The bride and groom wished to give something special to their parents to thank them for their help in planning the wedding and chose to commission me to [...]

Daniel Kany Reviews “One of a Kind” Exhibit

http://www.pressherald.com/life/audience/educational-excellent-monotypes-at-the-harlow-gallery_2010-09-12.html Here is an excerpt from Daniel Kany’s review of our show at the Harlow Gallery: “The Harlow’s “One of a Kind” is a handsome show of about 50 framed monotypes and monoprints by six Maine artists. It is interesting and enjoyable for the professional, the practitioner and the public.” “I also liked Robin Brooks’ [...]

Painted Paper Collage Workshop

I met with a group of six artists for two three-hour morning sessions to explore painted paper collage and the creation of landscape compositions.  The workshop afforded everyone a chance to learn the process I use in making painted paper collages.  Please contact me for more information, or to schedule a workshop.  robin@robinbrooksart.com participant comments: “The workshop was great, you made [...]