The nature prints in my Herbarium series are incredibly simple. You coat a sheet of watercolor paper – I use Fabriano Artistico – with a salt solution and let it dry. Then when it is time to make the print you paint silver nitrate on your specimen – mine are leaves – with a foam …
Am I finished? Is my work done?
Adapting an ancient technique for my Herbarium series.
The COVID Pandemic challenged my creativity.
What kind of future being will discover my fictitious fossils? What tools will they use?
My vision of the future is set in stone.
The Exhibition Lab critique group was great inspiration for my Anthropocene and Borderlands projects.
Appropriating parts of my collodion wet-plate images to create new work.
As our digital world evolves paper books are disappearing and digital publishing is flourishing. My Gutenberg series of 3D printed book shaped sculptures investigates how that change is happening.
I have created many books in a variety of forms. Some printed on paper and some 3D printed.