Then just relax, be open minded and happy, let all the influences come in.
Romanticism, surrealism, western and eastern, whatever comes into mind will find its place.
When I draw people or creatures, the first thing I look for is a pair of eyes. Once I found that, I go on to search for the face, body & other elements, very much like playing hide and seek.
The most challenging thing is finding out how tender and open minded I can be in order to reveal the inner thoughts, yet how strong can I hold on to each piece and finally produce a connected image of its own.
The conscious mind knows where the journey is heading, yet the subconscious travels in the most daring fashion by adventuring into unknown territories.
2004: Solo, Gully Lounge, Auckland
2005: Joint, Marco Gallery, Auckland
( Illustration Using Traditional Media )
Gordon Harris 2004
( Selected Prize )
Gold Panda International Illustration
2nd Edition 2012
Work Featured In:
Make Shift Magazine, New Zealand (Issue 4)
The Best Of Password, New Zealand (Issue 7)