While overlooking Hawk Creek, I used only my hand to paint this and no other painting tool.
Dissection represents that secret part within that upon closer inspection carries all data for life’s journey. The center, a head and legs moving forward fan out across the dissection.
The “Ancestry Series“ paintings was begun to explore native peoples’ symbols & their meanings. The artist used these to tell universal stories. Each painting is executed free-hand with the story evolving as the design emerges. Dots of paint are applied using a number of different tools- whatever works.