This little watercolor was painted on textured gesso, an image of a sunflower still lovely, but obviously past its prime.
Part of my kimono series, this piece is meant to celebrate the mountains and their wonderful heritage. I chose to use a crazy quilt motif for the kimono itself and the pattern is repeated in the background. In my heart the kimono is a symbol of my sister who was lavish and playful in her […]
This is the latest in my kimono series and is an attempt to simulate the quilter’s trapunto technique. Of course paper does not stretch and cushion like fabric does, so instead, I made a mold of the kimono and then filled it with paper pulp using rag watercolor paper, emulsified in a blender. This was […]