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Chicago, Illinois USA
Inspiration for my pencil drawings comes from a variety of sources, including common objects and materials, architecture, machinery, and shapes, lines and shadows seen throughout our everyday experiences. Special attention is paid to emphasizing relationships between lines and shapes, as well as patterns that can be created by manipulating them. The “less is more” theme is central to many of the drawings, as is the idea of magnifying small portions of larger patterns.
Along with the colored pencils, only a ruler is used to create the drawings. No computer or computer software is used during any part of the drawing process, and no color enhancement tools are employed. Each drawing is lightly brushed to increase consistency of color and, if desired, blend different colors. A fixative is then sprayed onto the drawings to provide the desired finish. Although different drawings may touch on or incorporate similar themes, each drawing is entirely unique.
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