Archive for November, 2009

Market Street Exhibit

November 13, 2009

Invite for Market Street Gallery

I dropped my work off a Macy’s for the upcoming CSP (California Society of Printmakers) show in San Francisco, picked up a batch of postcard announcements for the exhibit, and was happy to see my piece included on the front. Mine is the 5th from the top left.


Gathering Light #14. Etching, chine colleé, color pencil

Here’s a better image of it. It’s based on a bubble-chamber photograph. The flowers were photoshopped into bubble chamber photograph before the etching plate was made.The chine colleé image is from the Fresnel lens at the Pt. Cabrillo Lighthouse. The bright colors were added recently, drawn in with Sanford and Berol colored pencils.


The back of the postcard announcement

Reception: Friday Dec. 11, 6-9. 1554 Market Street. Exhibit up through Jan 2, 2010.


November 12, 2009

Kerri Johnson, of Blankspace Gallery and BayVan, came for a studio visit yesterday. Excellent entrepreneurial spirit and a great eye for art. AND, I’m in the BayVan

Ad for BCCO

November 8, 2009


In real life, this hand-inked, hand-pulled etching is in color. Some of the versions of this image use four etching plates. The one above, however, only used three: black, and two different blues for the two ice melt maps. Its subtitle is “Bruised: for its black and blue colors.