Graphite powder on Ampersand panel
A little graphite powder applied to slick Yupo paper Result:
The Soft Nest is part of the Studio 155 group exhibit, ‘Contemplating the Sweetness of Grass and the Startling Brevity of Life’ at the ADAH ROSE GALLERY in Kensington, MD until June 8, 2014. The show (featuring my Tulip painting) was … Continue reading
© 2014 Eva-Maria Ruhl The drawings Nest Egg Bird are small, 4″ x 4″. I mounted them on 5″ x 5″ boards. They make a cheerful trio, just right for a small vertical space.
Three 5″ x 5″ panels may be small, but I love the statement they make together. One of my favorite subjects, Tulips!
I started out with one rose, the top middle one (see post below: Rose) and now the collection has grown to six individual panels, two 6″ x 6″, two 5″ x 5″ and two 7″ x 5″. scans above – … Continue reading
For these pebble drawings I used both pencil and graphite dust on 5″ x 7″ panels by Ampersant. Each panel is sprayed with protective fixative, so the graphite will never smudge and the drawings are UV protected. The scans … Continue reading
One in every coat pocket, smooth and round. My mother collected small stones on beaches, in parks, in gardens. Some are from Paris, some from New Hampshire and some from Washington. An international collection. She rubbed them between her fingers … Continue reading
Rose – in full bloom and Once a Rose – one is graphite on board and the other graphite on Yupo paper. I am enjoying the challenge of using different forms of graphite on various surfaces.