Magnified in blue and red

Magnified in blue and red

Vessel Elements Mineral pigments, India ink, and beeswax on dry plaster and burlap 4ft x 2ft Recent work: a microscopic view painted large on a fresco panel. Many may recognize that this painting is based on microscope slides. The cross-section of a dicot stem,...
Stem, magnified

Stem, magnified

Stem, Magnified India ink on plaster and burlap 20″ x 18″ A cross-section slice of stem viewed under a microscope reveals the cellular ‘vessel elements.’ Like a bundle of straws… forming a botanical mandala. See this in my Saatchi Online...

More (precious little) Jungle

Continuing to explore jungles in my studio. (precious little) Jungle No.2 -detail Inspired by tangled wilderness, exploring its strength and fragility. Mixed media fresco: acrylic on plaster and burlap Currently on exhibit at Petaluma Arts Center, through Jan 4, 2014:...