Fire Painter

28 Oct

No words are good enough here. All I can say is, watch the video …

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French Canadian artist Steve Spazuk is from Lery, Quebec. Here’s his bio from

For the past 14 years, Spazuk has developed and perfected a unique technique that allows him to use the flame of a candle or the flame of a torch as a pencil to create his paintings with trails of soot. Using various tools, he intuitively sculpt the plumes of soot left behind in response to the shapes that appear on the canvas.

Spontaneity and chance are the heart and soul of his creative process. He does not censor. He does not direct. Spazuk opens himself to the experience. This in-the-moment creative practice coupled with the fluidity of the soot, creates a torrent of images, shadows and light. Fuelled by the quest of a perfect shape that has yet to materialize, he concentrate in a meditative act and surrender to capture the immediacy of the moment…

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Posted by on October 28, 2014 in Canadian-related Links


3 responses to “Fire Painter

  1. L. Marie

    October 31, 2014 at 3:48 pm

    You’re right. There are words. His work is absolutely gorgeous. Amazing!

  2. cat

    October 29, 2014 at 12:59 am

    Amazing video … here is one about sand painting, which is equally amazing … Love, cat.

    • tkmorin

      October 29, 2014 at 9:54 am

      Thank you! I didn’t expect it to tell a moving picture! Wow! 🙂


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