Here is an excerpt from my latest blog entry on annmonique.wordpress.com, check it out for full description and imaged.
"If you are familiar with the background of how I came to design my logo, you may also know that at the same time I designed Knot Woman I, I also used a different direction to come up with Knot Woman II. See the little mental refresher to the left in figure 1.
At that time, I was more focused on my other Knot Woman but have always had this one in the back of my head. Recently I've had a little extra time to learn more about the way the Scribes of the Book of Kells and similar Illustrative works did these amazingly intricate pieces. I was inspired by the detail (an incredible amount of time) that went into these pages. I also really love the bright colors they used.
Now that I finally have my studio set up and organized enough to work (one more dream come true checked off my list) I decided she would be the first piece I would work on in my new space..."