Category: Process

13 Oct

Work In Progress: Repetition and Pattern in Blue

For one of the recent proposals I started roughing out an idea for an installation inspired by this classic Japanese textile pattern of repeating scalloped shapes. The version I started with looks dramatically different than the rest of the work in progress I am sharing here, but it was a rough prototype. I chose five […]

24 Sep

Work In Progress With Envelope Paper

I’ve been focused on writing proposals rather than producing work over the last few weeks, but an opportunity that came up last minute with a short deadline led me to some very productive studio time this week. I needed to create a piece using recycled materials, which is something I used to do more with […]

11 Sep

Work in Progress: My Third Tyvek Scroll Completed

I ended the summer by finishing work on the third tyvek scroll. In the photos shared at the beginning of August I’d completed the larger design elements and the next stage was to do freeform cutting over the entire length of the piece. I chose to work on the floor for this part because I […]

11 Aug

Three Tyvek Scrolls

I took a few quick photos this morning of the three tyvek scrolls laid out together on the floor. I’m still working away on number three but I wanted to see how the previous two would look alongside it. I really do hope I can display these together in a gallery someday soon.

09 Aug

Work In Progress: My Third Tyvek Scroll

In paper cutting news, I started working on my third 7 foot long tyvek scroll in mid-July and it is going very well. I needed a big project to focus on for awhile and this one came to mind. I’ve been saving one last roll of tyvek to create the third in a series of […]

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