She Came Alive when she heard the Night Wind Cry - 11x17 ART PRINT


"She Came Alive When She Heard The Night Wind Cry"
This is an 11" x 17" digital print
Inspiration: The inspiration for this drawing came to me one day when one of my students walked into class wearing a this fantastic jacket with concentric circles.
I got permission to get a photo and use her as reference. (Thank you Megan!)

Process: The structures in the background were made by drawing in pencil, filling the negative space in with black ink, and then erasing the pencil lines. Its a long but satisfying process! The figure is drawn in pencil, the hair and otherworldly atmosphere is done with ink.
(this is a reproduction)

Meaning: I was aiming for a sense of magic and ambiguous emotions. The way I feel when I hear wind on a warm night. I want to side step into an in-between dimension and feel the source of the universe. That is what this piece is to me, but you can interpret it in however way you like. I often create automatically, which means I don't tend to assign meaning to a piece until after it is finished, and this meaning is merely what I took from it.


Print comes in a sealed clear plastic bag with a backing board. It will be shipped flat.
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