Gilded Lead (1-5), acrylic and gold foil on hand embossed paper, 8.5″ x 11″, 2014-2016 This series is a study in composition. How can a simple shape be made interesting?  The paper has been embossed and debossed by creasing damp paper around metal washers with a stylus. Initially, this work wasn’t coloured. Adding flat tonal […]

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I Remember Drinks in Chicago Last Year, screenprint on embossed paper, 6″ x 4″, 2016 This work is about the imprecise nature of memory. A memory is opened, but it is obscured and only an impression of the details remain. The round image of the glasses is a screenprint based on the photographic record of a […]

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Dingbats, acrylic on embossed paper, 18″ x 28″, 2016.  One of my earlier experiments with printing linoleum plates. The plate is blind printed (that is, without ink) in order to crank up the pressure on the press and force a highly embossed design in the paper. I wanted the surface to look like enameled metal […]

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