Reclaimed Desk into Art

Desk (4 of 4)

  I’ve been meaning to post about this project for a long time, but couldn’t managed to make time.  However since this piece has sold and I mentioned on it on my podcast I figured I would make the time to post some images. I first found this “desk” at a large community yard sale during a trip to Delaware.  The desk, once a washstand, had seen better days when I found it.  The basin was removed, the top [.....]

Making – Book Folding


  While at an art festival, an art teacher friend and I noticed some interesting art pieces created using books. The pages of novels folded almost like origami to make 360 degree almost sculptural forms.  Knowing that I had learned origami as a child, She turned to me asked if I can figure out how they are done and show her so she could teach her student.     Figuring out how it was done and [.....]

ArtOmatic 2015 – Ask Rayceen show photographs

Ask Rayceen Show Photographs by Jose Valcarcel CityAperture

    I was so happy to be the guest photographer for The Ask Rayceen show at ArtOmatic on Dec 5th.  The variety show was so much fun and packed with dancing singing, comedy and artist showing their work. I got to speak a bit about my photography and here is a short video of my time on stage.   [youtube width="600" height="400"][/youtube]   Below are some of [.....]