I work with paper, cutting, tearing, slicing, and layering to create a semi-realistic image. It creates a painting like quality until you get close and see that the texture, depth, light and shadow are developed through the layering, texture and choice of colored paper.
Dickcissel loudly sings as it sits on the hemlock bushes. Creating the photographic quality of fore-ground, middle ground and back ground.
Fine cutting and rolled paper for the hemlocks. Paper, gel medium on canvas.