My works on canvas are essentially large-scale drawings. I enjoy the opportunity the size gives me to visually describe larger environments.
Printmaking makes me slow down and carefully consider each step of the process.
Social Media Photos
These are generally quick ideas that I post on Facebook and Instagram. Some of them inspire larger ideas, most of them are accompanied by a blog statement.
Drawing is my “thing”. I see the vessels as two dimensions in-the-round.
Bullies and Pushovers
After personal experience with bullying and being an avid observer of our world, I can’t stop seeing and thinking about bullying.
Drawing is like breathing for me. It’s how I work out ideas and begin to make sense of the world.
Some drawings just need to be released from the confines of the wall.
Faces and Figures
It’s all about relationships for me. I’m visually attempting to describe the vagaries and challenges of being human.
Bullying Related Work on Paper
Mia Halton evokes the complexity of domestic life in paintings, drawings, prints, and sculptures. Her works are dense with images of figures making their way through heavily layered surfaces. Halton integrates images and materials to create works that reflect the energy and emotions of human interactions... more