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I am both a writer and a visual artist.

As a visual artist, I work primarily as a printmaker, using non-toxic inks for my hand-pulled monotypes.  I enrich these pieces with a collage process called chine-collé that lets me add found and hand drawn images during the printing process.

My current work draws on the natural dichotomy in my life between my artistic, aesthetic side and my fascination with science and the technical side of the world.

Sunday on the Farm

Monotype is a form of printmaking made by applying ink to a smooth, hard plate and then pressing the image to paper.  The result is a unique image.  Because some ink may be left on the original plate, series of related prints can be made using the “ghost” of the previous image; adding and altering it and printing again.  Even though monotype is a printmaking process, unlike many printmaking techniques, all prints are unique creating a single edition of 1 out of a run of 1.

You can find some of my prints on the Gallery page.

14 responses to “Home

  1. Hey – if I could go swimming right now…..

  2. Love your site and your work! Just today I read your entries…very thought provoking! Makes me want to jot down a few thoughts…..naah….I think I’ll just go swimming!!!

  3. Hi Gail!
    Just found this via FB! So glad to finally see more of your art…can’t wait to see more!

  4. Thank you for sending me the address! I enjoyed looking at your beautiful work!

  5. Thanks Laura! I value your opinion and hope that you will continue to give it out. Discussing and being critical in our thinking is the only way we grow!

  6. Thank you for including me in your very precious and talented world.
    I so appreciate experiencing your sensibilities through the written and visual mediums.

  7. Thank you all for taking the time to visit and comment! This is a big jump for me – sending my images and writing out to the world. It’s scary and fun at the same time. I hope you will share if you see fit and come back and visit often!

  8. Gailie,
    Project E is brilliant! The color helps draw you in to the image…
    Keep pushing outside your imposed boundaries. Nothing has to stay on the page where you think it should be. Draw me into that darn farm where I cannot ever forget rising at 4:ooam and milking and hosing the cow patties. Kitties licking butter on the table. Imposing Dad and Sweet Mom. Those images are forever and they’re so much a part of your being. Heart shaped doors in the middle of the woods. You have a ton of stuff to draw from, specially them cows! Love ya, C

  9. Congratulations! You are such a talented artist. I’m so happy you put your work out for the rest of the world to appreciate. Your prints are so interesting because they work on different levels like all good art.

  10. Wow, Congrats and good luck!

  11. Great launch. I want to be along for the ride.
    AA

  12. YAHOO! At long last the world gets to see your beautiful and enchanting art. Now all you have to do is put the prices on them and they will snapped UP! More more more.

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