christine buckton tillman

Drying rack for the mister’s screenprinting studio in our basement. It was brown this morning. 8 hours of scrubbing revealed this beautiful powder blue. Studio should be up and running by mid August. View high resolution

Drying rack for the mister’s screenprinting studio in our basement. It was brown this morning. 8 hours of scrubbing revealed this beautiful powder blue. Studio should be up and running by mid August.

Polly keeps taking out all the paint an organizing it on my table. I told her I would make a painting using just those colors. View high resolution

Polly keeps taking out all the paint an organizing it on my table. I told her I would make a painting using just those colors.

"A flower. I made it for you." View high resolution

"A flower. I made it for you."

Follow up to yesterday’s post. “Put them all back.” View high resolution

Follow up to yesterday’s post. “Put them all back.”

When I was little I used to play with all my mom’s  spools of thread. Lining them up. Building castles. I have really vivid memories of this.
Polly likes to open the drawer that has all my gouache in it and play with them. These days she wants to like them all up on my table. “Put them in a line” she says. View high resolution

When I was little I used to play with all my mom’s spools of thread. Lining them up. Building castles. I have really vivid memories of this.
Polly likes to open the drawer that has all my gouache in it and play with them. These days she wants to like them all up on my table. “Put them in a line” she says.

Jonas Wood- Interiors.
So thrilled about this. I love how he makes flat and deep space at the same time. And lines, so many beautiful lines. View high resolution

Jonas Wood- Interiors.
So thrilled about this. I love how he makes flat and deep space at the same time. And lines, so many beautiful lines.

A deliberate return to embroidery. View high resolution

A deliberate return to embroidery.

Don’t glue until you are absolutely certain. View high resolution

Don’t glue until you are absolutely certain.

benjaminllevy:

Christine was one of the first artists I knew in real life who was a regular (super awesome) person living life. I was a rising high school senior. She instilled in me a life-long love of wood grain and opened my eyes to a much wider understanding of what art is.  

bmoreart:

In The Studio with Christine Buckton Tillman

In The Studio: June 9

All Photos by Justin Tsucalas for BmoreArt

Thanks Ben.
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