Rearranging Essence
Rearranging Essence

Watercolor, acrylic, pen and ink

Layers and Layers of ripped paper make up the texture of this painting.  Only after arranging the scraps of paper, did I discover the image of this flower, that could be any flower, really.  There are words arranged like a poem around the edges of the petals.

 

Name Lost
Name Lost

Ink and watercolor process.  Mixed media collage oak leaves.

Saguaro Sunset prep
Saguaro Sunset prep

Exploring the use of india ink dropped onto the page and mixed with wet watercolor pigments, I used two pages in my travel moleskin journal for this piece that focuses on the sky line of the hills just outside Tucscon, Arizona.