Depth Charcoal on Pastel Paper November 2016 As we move through life, we simplify our surroundings, sorting them into categories that make the world easier to understand. Entering a period of depression, I felt myself shifting out of the person I once was; my new emotional state was continually dismissed by those who had decided…
Pastel Portrait Study Pastel on Pastel Paper October 2016 I drew this portrait from life to develop my skills with chalk pastel, a medium that was completely foreign to me until the fall of 2016.
Self-Portrait Charcoal on Pastel Paper September 2016
Neurons Charcoal on Heavyweight Paper November 2015 Neurons combines the micro with the macro. The branching shapes emerging from the head of the figure represent neurons and an intricate pattern of thoughts.