Sometimes inspiration comes at the oddest times. The inspiration for this series came while I was in the bathroom looking at my bath mat. 'Hmmm', says I, ' I wonder what would happen if...' So I took the bath mat into my studio and here is a series of photos of what evolved.
Here is the raw print created by the mat. I next went over the print with water and a brush
and removed some of the pigment from the stones.
The paint is removed. I then went Here, on the left, you can see the stones back and erased more pigment. emerging. This took hours before I could
begin to draw into the print.