Hidden Lives

Hidden Lives

A series built on the transfer of imagery to and from each piece. A painted canvas might be used as a monotype plate. The monotype drawing leaves behind a negative drawing, pulling paint from the canvas. The canvas may get an additional painted layer, or a transfer of...
Indigo and Ice

Indigo and Ice

Indigo and IceDrawn or impressed patterns of foliage and contours in oil, wax/encaustic, graphite, exploring the color indigo and its interplay with white and light. Select for larger images and...
The Singing Tree

The Singing Tree

The Singing TreeThese works are both painting and drawing. They begin with oil monotypes made from a collagraph plate that includes canvas strips that delineate the musical staff arrangements, and other patterns such as leaves and metal mesh. The Rives BFK paper is...