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Peonies, Early White

 Peonies, Early White, 2015 – Graphite Pencil, Charcoal and Chalk Pastel on 14″ x 10.5″ Paper

After working these botanical ideas for a little more than a week, I feel ready to move up in scale and loosen the approach even further. The complexity, diversity and symbolic power of flowers in art is fascinating to me at the moment.

At the moment I am particularly inspired by some of the sculptural installations —work by Regine Ramseier and Rebecca Louise Law and other three-dimensional artists— that I’ve explored online and would like to experience in person.

This Week’s Review

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