Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Progress views of Ideopsis gaura (Dainty paperwing) Woman

The carving of the linocut Ideopsis gaura (Dainty paperwing) Woman is entering its final stages in perfect unison with the last days of the 2015 Melbourne International Film Festival. (See previous post).

Directly below: the lino block on the drafting table, surrounded by reference materials and other paraphernalia and overlooked by chorus lines of Homo-insecta (top) Shadow Women (bottom) and artworks by Jazmina Cininas, Rona Green and Claire Humphries (left of screen).

My workstation at our warehouse apartment in Abbotsford, Melbourne

Below are selected views of the linocut’s gradual progress throughout the past week: