worktable gravity

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on my worktable:  explorations of layering, incising, circles, color…….as the rain continues to fall, and the gardens burst forth.

gravity drifts like rain from unhurried clouds…….rilke

derwent inktense blocks

I’ve been printing and painting great piles of fabrics and papers to use for my textile collages.  Time stills while I am listening to music and painting with dogs underfoot.

derwentleaf

this was done by applying derwent inktense block colors over a stencil printed fabric.

newderwents

derwentstripes

on a day like this, only restless dogs and the garden can pull me away from making  colorful trees.

dsun

restlessdogs

august, week one

15aseedpods

I have been collecting seed pods.

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And reading about seeds.

12abooks

12abooks2

I’ve been playing with palettes.

15apalette

And continuing to attend the daily butterfly show

butterfly2

butterfly3

and stitching.

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working

The last several weeks have been spent painting and printing fabrics and papers as well as admiring the colors of the garden.

gardencolor

now on to layering and stitching……..

sunflower sky

sunflower sky