1. Larger Than Life Orchid (detail) (2014) – black scratch-board; 30 x 60 x 2 in. (mounted on a 2 in. Cradle)
2. Oregano (2014) – black scratch-board with colored inks and black Copic multiliner; 20 x 16 in.
Magnifying glass in hand, I capture nuances that simply don’t exist with the naked eye. After studying my subject, I jump right in, spontaneously drawing fine lines with an X-ACTO knife into boards made of clay and India ink.
The nature series, Environmental Movement, is heavily influenced by Eco-Psychology, the study of emotional connections between individuals and nature. My art produces the same feelings of wonder, harmony and timelessness that we experience when connecting with nature.
© Lisa Goesling