Category Archive


Rebranding Myself
  • December 19, 2018

I have been working as “Hopping Media” since 1998 when I began  designing and building websites. It’s the right time to go back to just being Deborah Hopping.


Torn Paper as “paint”
  • November 15, 2018

Throughly enjoying using magazine paper torn into bits of color and texture. Using glue in thick brush strokes it looks like paint. I’m combining panels, adding dimension, and mounting them on wooden panels for display,

Terebinth tree logo created in illustrator
  • May 17, 2018

I’m very happy with the iconic image I created for a story project of a friend – “The Terebinth Trilogy.” I used illustrator but was able to keep the overall look in my own playful style



Butterfly Series
  • May 15, 2018

I’ve started a new project with magazine paper, pencil and acrylic paint. It’s hands on messy fun and suits my style perfectly. I start with a 10″ x 10″ canvas board and cover it with a collage of analogous images that I think of as “what lies beneath.” to create an abstract background. I use the magazine paper and thick glue; My plan is to mount a collection so that they become part of a much larger piece;