Acrylic Paint, Gold Leaf, and Mica Pigments on Canvas over Board
24” x 30”
Acrylic on Canvas on Hardboard
A maternal memory of childhood experiences at the Japanese bath houses.
Acrylic, Silver Leaf, Patina, and Foil on Canvas
36” x 36”
This self portrait isn’t really a self portrait of me, but more of a personification of how I’m responding to events happening even to this day. The figure is vulnerable, naked, and exposed.
Acrylic and Gold Leaf on Canvas
24" x 36"
A stray cat that has been taken in by the shopkeeper, albeit under meager means, takes care of the creature. In return for the hospitality, the cat invites in potential customers in.
Acrylic, Pen, and Glitter on Canvas
“Flower, Bird, Wind, Moon” comes from the same phrase in a Japanese proverb.
Acrylic on Canvas
Acrylic and Genuine Silver Leaf on Canvas
Based on Japanese popular culture surrounding Daruma and the symbolism that follows.
Acrylic and Dutch Gold Leaf on Canvas
This is an image of maneko-neko, from Japanese popular culture.
Acrylic and Acrylic Enamel on Canvas
It is out of this world, comparable to the feeling of ascension or being “gods”of our own bodies despite our human limitations such as mortality.
Mixed Media on Canvas