Solar eclipse

Solar eclipse

Solar eclipse playing out on our wall today– The recommended way to safely view an eclipse is through a pinhole, casting the sun’s shape on another surface. But countless suns were cast on our wall, by light passing through the leaves of trees (near and...
In the studio: Anemone

In the studio: Anemone

I used mixed media for this close-up (4″ x 4″): semi-transparent washes of acrylic paint, with colored pencil and graphite. I like both drawing and painting, and the surface of an acrylic wash holds the colored pencil nicely. This anemone is either a...