This diptych is based on a poem my mother wrote “The Wild Animal Trainer”. I used a panel which I inked lace and printed using my etching press, the images are painted with acrylic paint. I toyed with the idea of using oil paint but decided not to, they just seem to toxic and now I can get the same feel with acrylic paint. I remember there was a time when I couldn’t conceive of working in anything but oil.
The poem is [Read more…]