THESIS WORK + EXPLORATION

"Infiltration"

"Infiltration"

April 2010

cyanotype, acetone laser transfer, mixed media.

25.5" x 21"

untitled.

untitled.

July 2010

cyanotype, intaglio, thread.

22" x 22"

"impressions"

"impressions"

August 2010

cyanotype and thread.

fully installed piece: 7" wide, 11' long.

"impressions"

"impressions"

August 2010

cyanotype and thread.

fully installed piece: 7" wide, 11' long.

"impressions"

"impressions"

August 2010

cyanotype and thread.

fully installed piece: 7" wide, 11' long.

"one more night"

"one more night"

June 2010

photo transfer, asphaltum, thread.

8" x 10"

"no place like"

"no place like"

July 2010

cyanotype and intaglio.

17" x 22"

this piece is mounted on a larger sheet of printmaking paper (not shown).

"elvis blanket"

"elvis blanket"

July 2010

cyanotype, acetone laser transfer, thread, serigraphy.

17" x 22"

this piece is mounted on a larger sheet of printmaking paper (not pictured).

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untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

untitled silkscreen monoprint.

July 2010

serigraphy.

22.5" x 28"

"bob and thelma"

"bob and thelma"

2009

serigraphy

"hotsy totsy"

"hotsy totsy"

2009

serigraphy, spray paint, ink.

20" x 30"

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"christening and back porch"

"christening and back porch"

September 2009

cyanotype, acetone laser transfer, thread.

8" x 10"

"itchin' in the kitchen"

"itchin' in the kitchen"

August 2009

serigraphy.

30" x 22"

"i am afraid" book.

"i am afraid" book.

November 2009

serigraphy, acetone transfer, thread, cyanotype

7" x 18" closed; 31" with accordion extended

this is a double-sided accordion fold book with an accompanying match box.

"bad things come in . . ."

"bad things come in . . ."

August 2009

serigraphy, graphite, collage

22" x 30"

"i am afraid" book.

"i am afraid" book.

November 2009

serigraphy, acetone transfer, thread, cyanotype

7" x 18" closed; 31" with accordion extended

this is a double-sided accordion fold book with an accompanying match box.

"may 1960"

"may 1960"

December 2009

acetone transfer and zinc plate intaglio.

11" x 11"

"i am afraid" book.

"i am afraid" book.

November 2009

serigraphy, acetone transfer, thread, cyanotype

7" x 18" closed; 31" with accordion extended

this is a double-sided accordion fold book with an accompanying match box.

"nu shooz"

"nu shooz"

February 2010

acetone transfer and serigraphy.

8" x 9"

"i am afraid" book.

"i am afraid" book.

November 2009

serigraphy, acetone transfer, thread, cyanotype

7" x 18" closed; 31" with accordion extended

this is a double-sided accordion fold book with an accompanying match box.

"september 2009"

"september 2009"

September 2009

acetone transfer, thread

9" x 8.5"

"garage means house"

"garage means house"

August 2009

serigraphy, graphite, thread

22" x 15"

"the last thought i think"

"the last thought i think"

December 2009

cyanotype and intaglio

8.5" x 11"

"pipe tobacco"

"pipe tobacco"

April 2010

acetone transfer and zinc plate intaglio.

11" x 11"

"lift ground fail"

"lift ground fail"

November 2009

xerox printout, relief ink

8" x 8"

this image was a happy accident- it's a self portrait i was using for a lift ground etching experiment. the actual etching plate worked somewhat- but this image that resulted from the process is far more interesting.

"crop"

"crop"

November 2009

acetone transfer and zinc plate intaglio.

7" x 8"

"not your grandmother's yearbook photo . . ."

"not your grandmother's yearbook photo . . ."

December 2009

acetone transfer and zinc plate intaglio.

8" x 8"

"the stare"

"the stare"

(version one)

September 2009

cyanotype

17" x 22"

"the stare"

"the stare"

(version two)

September 2009

tea stained cyanotype, spray paint

17" x 22"

"past and present"

"past and present"

May 2009

cyanotype, acetone laser transfer

an image of my grandmother in her youth juxtaposed with an image of her in her 80s.

"harmony house" book.

"harmony house" book.

May 2009

serigraphy, cyanotype, star binding

this is a star bound book featuring cyanotypes of my grandmother.

"harmony house" book.

"harmony house" book.

May 2009

serigraphy, cyanotype, star binding

this is a star bound book featuring cyanotypes of my grandmother.

"stitches"

"stitches"

April 2009

serigraphy, photo transfer, stitching, graphite, etc

approx. 30" x 22"

"harmony house" book.

"harmony house" book.

May 2009

serigraphy, cyanotype, star binding

this is a star bound book featuring cyanotypes of my grandmother.

"the great candy bar escape"

"the great candy bar escape"

April 2009

serigraphy, photo transfer, stitching, graphite, etc

22" x 22"

 

"sometimes silence"

"sometimes silence"

April 2009

serigraphy, photo transfer, stitching, graphite, etc

22" x 22"

 

"six years" installation view.

"six years" installation view.

April 2010

string.

"directions to the grocery store" installation view close up.

"directions to the grocery store" installation view close up.

February 2010

screen, wood, thread, paper.

5' x 4' x 4'

this is the first iteration of an installation about my grandmother's battle with alzheimer's disease. it features hundreds of thin threads woven throughout the mesh as a support system, with small hand-written notes emulating the ones my grandmother would leave all over her house as her memory faded. these notes range from your average shopping list to directions to the grocery store around the corner.

"directions to the grocery store" installation view.

"directions to the grocery store" installation view.

February 2010

screen, wood, thread, paper.

5' x 4' x 4'

this is the first iteration of an installation about my grandmother's battle with alzheimer's disease. it features hundreds of thin threads woven throughout the mesh as a support system, with small hand-written notes emulating the ones my grandmother would leave all over her house as her memory faded. these notes range from your average shopping list to directions to the grocery store around the corner.

untitled fabric #1

untitled fabric #1

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

11 yards.

untitled fabric yardage from installation entitled "tangled"

"directions to the grocery store" installation view close up.

"directions to the grocery store" installation view close up.

February 2010

screen, wood, thread, paper.

5' x 4' x 4'

this is the first iteration of an installation about my grandmother's battle with alzheimer's disease. it features hundreds of thin threads woven throughout the mesh as a support system, with small hand-written notes emulating the ones my grandmother would leave all over her house as her memory faded. these notes range from your average shopping list to directions to the grocery store around the corner.

"untitled fabric #2"

"untitled fabric #2"

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

11 yards.

untitled fabric yardage from installation entitled "tangled"

"untitled fabric #2"

"untitled fabric #2"

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

11 yards.

untitled fabric yardage from installation entitled "tangled"

"untitled fabric #2"

"untitled fabric #2"

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

11 yards.

untitled fabric yardage from installation entitled "tangled"

"tangled" installation view.

"tangled" installation view.

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

8' x 4' x 4'

this is the first iteration of an installation about my father's experiences with stroke. it features 35 yards of hand printed fabric.

"a tribute"

"a tribute"

March 2010

cyanotype, thread, mixed media.

48" x 29"

"tangled" installation view.

"tangled" installation view.

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

8' x 4' x 4'

this is the first iteration of an installation about my father's experiences with stroke. it features 35 yards of hand printed fabric.

"tangled" installation view.

"tangled" installation view.

March 2010

serigraphy on fabric.

8' x 4' x 4'

this is the first iteration of an installation about my father's experiences with stroke. it features 35 yards of hand printed fabric.

"quite satisfactory"

"quite satisfactory"

April 2010

acetone transfer, serigraphy, thread, mixed media.

28" x 25"

"it's not a bomb"

"it's not a bomb"

March 2010

serigraphy, cyanotype, graphite, fabric

22" x 22"

"check the basement"

"check the basement"

August 2010

serigraphy and mixed media.

27" by 4 feet

"check the basement" detail view.

"check the basement" detail view.

August 2010

serigraphy and mixed media.

27" by 4 feet

"lost in my own town."

"lost in my own town."

August 2010

intaglio and mixed media.

3 feet by 3 feet paper size.

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"lost in my own town" detail view.

"lost in my own town" detail view.

August 2010

intaglio and mixed media.

3 feet by 3 feet paper size.

"lost in my own town" detail view.

"lost in my own town" detail view.

August 2010

intaglio and mixed media.

3 feet by 3 feet paper size.

"DNR form in the mail"

"DNR form in the mail"

June 2009

serigraphy on fabric

multiple yards

i was fortunate enough to get an apprenticeship at the Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia, PA for a three week period during summer 2009. this is my one color personal print- the imagery is referencing my grandmother's life and her decline due to alzheimer's disease. 

printed in multiple colors on a variety of fabrics.

"decaf coffee and tea"

"decaf coffee and tea"

June 2010

cyanotype and mixed media.

20" x 4 feet

"decaf coffee and tea" detail view.

"decaf coffee and tea" detail view.

June 2010

cyanotype and mixed media.

20" x 4 feet

"always with me"

"always with me"

July 2010

cyanotype, serigraphy, thread.

paper size: 12.5" x 21.5"

"white ford escort with floral floor mats"

"white ford escort with floral floor mats"

May 2010

serigraphy and mixed media.

3 feet by 4 feet

"white ford escort with floral floor mats" detail view.

"white ford escort with floral floor mats" detail view.

May 2010

serigraphy and mixed media.

3 feet by 4 feet

"directions to the grocery store II" installation view.

"directions to the grocery store II" installation view.

August 2010

screen, wood, thread, flowers.

5'x4'x4'

the second iteration of this piece.

"directions to the grocery store II" installation view.

"directions to the grocery store II" installation view.

August 2010

screen, wood, thread, flowers.

5'x4'x4'

the second iteration of this piece.

"directions to the grocery store II" installation view.

"directions to the grocery store II" installation view.

August 2010

screen, wood, thread, flowers.

5'x4'x4'

the second iteration of this piece.