The Mindscape Charcoals

In 2014, I began an exploration of charcoal drawings on wood. I chose wood because of its resilience and wonderful warm tones. The grain of the wood would at times, become the inspiration and the guide for these imaginary landscapes, which I came to call Mindscapes. They began as smaller works, but eventually I arrived at larger works of up to 48" x 48".

 

I finally documented them in high resolution and have printed then as finished works on 240 lbs Arches archival watercolour paper, printed with water based inks.

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The exploration continues, with forays into colour chalk pastels.