This was an exciting year. I began a bit where I left off from last years Open Studios and then made a right turn and then I started painting. I’ve avoided painting as it seemed impossible and terrifying, hense the use of paper. However…after carefully avoiding it, clearly the next step.

5″ x 7″ paper on painted birch

 

5″ x 7″ paper on painted birch

 

12″ x 12″ paper, wire and capsules on painted birch

 

12″ x 12″ paper and piano wire on painted birch

 

12″ x 12″ paper, wire and metal on painted birch

 

12″ x 12″ paper and wire on painted birch

 

12″ x 12″ paper and wire on painted birch

 

15″ x 15″ paper, wire and drawer pull on painted birch

 

12″ x 12″ acrylic with paper on birch

 

12″ x 22″ acrylic with paper on birch

 

48″ x 44″ acrylic with paper and wire on canvas

 

25″ x 44″ acrylic with paper and wire on canvas

 

12″ x 12″ paper, copper, capsules with string and twigs on painted birch