Acrylic painting on over 450 yards of monofilament strings. Each strand is anchored in the case with sterling silver.
The opaque and semi-transparent materials combine with empty space to create a work of art that appears both solid yet weightless – a captured shadow.
21" x 28"
"Neil deGrasse Tyson"
Portrait painted on a clear acrylic panel that floats over an abstract painted on a komatex panel. The portrait on the acrylic panel is painted without shading. The abstract painting in the back creates all the shading in the portrait. Two paintings – one image.
24" x 36"
"The Net Mender"
This award winning work of scrimshaw shows us a solitary old fisherman mending his nets. Scrimshawed on ancient mammoth ivory inlaid in heavy Makassar ebony, the base is layered, hand-edged tiger wood and ebony,
4" x 1.25" x 3.5"