Thursday, March 18, 2010


THIS COLLAGE is titled, and inspired by our local weather in the Florida Keys. The summer month's weather can change very quickly; in fact the very roadway that services our islands plays a part in the air/ heat convections that encourage quick growth of rain clouds. The showers can be spotty and it's not too unusual to see rain at the end of the block while we're still dry at the front door. Hurricane season starts June 1st.

Someone asked about the copper 'posts' in the collage. They are foam-core rectangles wrapped with copper foil on which I had drawn designs (embossed) and then patinated. The acrylic-sealed elements were then affixed with archival adhesives. That's type correction film for the water rings splashing about....

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