In a gap between ‘day jobs’, I seem to have recovered a bit of drive to put paint on canvas and ink on paper. It may not last, given the likely result of the ‘snap’ general election in June, but maybe I’ll be less derailed than I was by last year’s political train wrecks. Maybe it won’t be a train wreck this time? Hoping against hope.
In the meantime:
(I even made a little video of that feather drawing, which is on my facebook page. In case you’re curious, the drawing starts with indelible Indian ink, then a bit of water-soluble Quink added strategically, which is turned into a wash with a wet brush. The black Quink separates nicely into blueish and brownish. The paper is Fabriano printing paper.)