This seems an odd category for art, but I find working with an extremely vertical format interesting and challenging. It is elegant and specific, the art always seems to be reaching, to be bigger than it is.
Four Nests, 12 x 36, thick textured bird nests stacked four high over subtle color fields with thin scrafitto lines.
Hydrangea 12x36" encaustic painting, green & white, sgraffito linework and splashes, over and under hydrangea leaves DSC07519
Stream, 12x36" encaustic painting, blues & white, with thin scgraffito lines, encaustic monotype recess to look like water DSC07640
Drift, 12x36" encaustic painting, blues & white, with thin scgrafitto lines, boat or leave shapes scraped to reveal encaustic monotype DSC07565
Hi Rise, 12x36" encaustic painting, reds & white, with rectangular shapes scraped to reveal red encaustic monotype DSC07835
Encaustic with grid scraped in to show mono print beneath, colored dots inlaid on surface, metallic pastel 48x12 DSC00512