By request, EMERGING lecture notes by Gayle H. Seely, artist.


Gayle H. Seely  spoke during the opening reception of EMERGING, Fairweather’s August exhibition.

“As a four-year emerging artist I am happy to identify with the Latin word emerge. A combination of the sounds ‘e’ for out, and ‘mergere’ meaning dip or immerse. Such an appropriate description of my process: filling all sides of the box with colors, shapes, textures, emotion.

Turning it around and around to see what develops…bringing to mind the Mobius strip:
Discovered by the German mathematician August Ferdinand Mobius in the early 1800’s. “A surface with only one side, formed by giving a half twist to a narrow, rectangular strip of paper and then pasting its two ends together.”


Give it a try…let the twist be room for creativity and apply the idea to your day, to enliven your moments.” Gayle H. Seely



Photo collage of Gayle H. Seely and her art by Linda Fenton-Mendenhall, Seaside First Saturday Art Walk photographer


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