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Garden changes

Succulents are settled in, the garden is happy.

 

Year of Snakes

Here are some drawings I did around the beginning of the year. I just got into it one night. As I was drawing them, I visualized old woodcut prints but I don’t really want to make woodcut prints. It would mean having to “redo” these images in wood. I had no previous experience in that Read More…

Butterfly Love

Finished the Butterfly Love print Tuesday. The image was inspired by the immigration rights movement which chose the butterfly as a symbol of free and natural migration.
The butterfly image also fits in with the Animals, Myth and Dreams series and is the most recent development of that theme. It is often through dreams that we Read More…

Second printing run

I actually started the second run on Saturday but had to abort because of bad ink mix. The color wasn’t right and I added too much extender. Today, Monday it went better, though it wasn’t without problems. Registration could be better and it was the wrong decision to print blue first, as the red had Read More…

June – July, 2013

In the early part of June, I built a printing table that is collapsible and can be folded against the wall. This is so that the space can be returned to bicycle storage when not printing.
My first run went very well. I enjoyed using my “new” space. I liked the fact that I can get Read More…

Animals, Myth and Dreams

It all started with some sketches I did while I thinking about animals and humans and how we are all manifestations of one spirit, but because we took on different forms, we became misled into thinking that form was all there was to reality.
I started drawing simple, doodle-like sketches that could quickly illustrate  what I Read More…