Seaweed Series 2015-2016

My fascination with seaweed fragments: kelp, sea lettuce and eelgrass, cast up by the tides on both the east and west coasts culminated in this recent series. I used both gelatin plate and linoleum block printing on silk to capture the ethereal appearance of the seaweed.  

Thumbnails left to right: Cutting into Kelp (31"x33"), Kelp Forest Floor (29"x49"), Seaweed Salad (18"x24"), Seaweed Garden (26"x32"), Eel Grass at the Edges (33"x21", Private Collection), 

Kelp Forest (63"x25",detail shown)