Title: FISHERS OF MEN
Size: 30.5 inches wide by 20.5 inches high
Genre: Printmaking Monoprint, Etching, Gyotaku, Chine collè Collage
Mixed Media on Paper Thai mulberry bark paper, Japanese Rice Paper, Kozo Threads, Rives BFK white paper, Windsor Newton Printing Inks, Gloss Acrylic Gel, Snow white Imperial Paper, Methyl Cellulose, Gold Color Pencil, Charbonnel oil base etching ink, Acid free blotter paper, Hunts water base relief ink, Oil of Spike Lavender .
This multi-layered work combines several printmaking techniques including etching intaglio , monotype, relief printing, Chine collè, and Japanese Gyotaku. The later most technique involves the printing of fish real of rubber cast via the rolling of ink onto fish and then pulling a print. It’s geometric flow between the horizontal and vertical planes is balances with multiple levels of optical design. It’s narrative involves the New Testament line that, “You shall become fishers of men.”
This one of a kind work ships wrapped, flat and in a cardboard box. It does not include either a mat or frame.
Fish, Christ, Fishing Nets, Optical, Colorful, Geometric, Original Mixed Media, Gestalt Mixed Media