Lotus Geometry

Geometric Prints

The above image is a few different color options of a print that I recently put together.  I’m working on making more complex prints that have more depth and layers.  I also am working on improving my pattern repeat.  This pattern is made up of two different sketches that I created.  The geometric form was sketched on my iPad in the app Sketch Pro and the lotus was created by hand in india ink.  I wanted to experiment with my idea of deconstruction overlapping with a study of the natural environment.  I think that the organic curves of the petals makes the abstract form look especially angular and graphic.

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Natural Deconstruction

Natural Deconstruction

After taking roughly the last year off from painting and focusing on pursuing textiles, I decided to get back to painting.  This painting is done in gouache and is a continuation of my senior thesis and the idea of deconstruction.  Through the use of line I was able to dissect the organic forms of gingko leaves transforming them into geometric and more architectural shapes.