LAURIS PHILLIPS SUMI-E
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Desert Ram / 2015

Desert Ram / 2015

Handmade desert charcoal-watercolor, with handmade Coyote brush, 22 x 38 in

DESERT ESSENCE  is a benefit show for ANZA-BORREGO FOUNDATION.

OPENING October 10,  5-8 pm  at  BORREGO ART INSTITUTE, through October 31

Public Gallery Talk:  Saturday, October 31 at 2:30

665 Palm Canyon Drive,  Borrego Springs, CA  760-767-5152

DESERT ESSENCE is the fruition of an informal Artist's Residency in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.  A selection of 7 paintings in Japanese sumi ink and in pigments gathered from the desert adjacent to the Park, with brushes made from local animal fur; it is Anza-Borrego painted with Anza-Borrego.  It will coincide with the BAI's annual Flora & Fauna Show.  

Coyote brush with Ocotillo handle / 2015

Coyote brush with Ocotillo handle / 2015

made during Artist's Residency at Anza-Borrego State Park, April 2015

Ocotillo / 2015

Ocotillo / 2015

Sumi with handmade Coyote & Jackrabbit brushes, 15 x 19 in

Desert Agave / 2015

Desert Agave / 2015

Sumi and watercolor with handmade Coyote & Jackrabbit brushes, 15 x 19 in

Desert Willow / 2015

Desert Willow / 2015

Sumi with handmade Coyote & Jackrabbit brushes, 18 x 13 in

Jackrabbit 1 / 2015

Jackrabbit 1 / 2015

Sumi and handmade desert-pigment watercolor, with handmade Jackrabbit brushes, 13 x 16 in

Jackrabbit 2 / 1015

Jackrabbit 2 / 1015

Sumi and handmade desert-pigment watercolor, with handmade Jackrabbit brushes, 16 x 13 in

Jackrabbit 3 / 2015

Jackrabbit 3 / 2015

Sumi and handmade desert-pigment watercolor, with handmade Jackrabbit brushes, 13 x 16 in

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Desert Ram / 2015

Handmade desert charcoal-watercolor, with handmade Coyote brush, 22 x 38 in

DESERT ESSENCE  is a benefit show for ANZA-BORREGO FOUNDATION.

OPENING October 10,  5-8 pm  at  BORREGO ART INSTITUTE, through October 31

Public Gallery Talk:  Saturday, October 31 at 2:30

665 Palm Canyon Drive,  Borrego Springs, CA  760-767-5152

DESERT ESSENCE is the fruition of an informal Artist's Residency in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.  A selection of 7 paintings in Japanese sumi ink and in pigments gathered from the desert adjacent to the Park, with brushes made from local animal fur; it is Anza-Borrego painted with Anza-Borrego.  It will coincide with the BAI's annual Flora & Fauna Show.  

Coyote brush with Ocotillo handle / 2015

made during Artist's Residency at Anza-Borrego State Park, April 2015

Ocotillo / 2015

Sumi with handmade Coyote & Jackrabbit brushes, 15 x 19 in

Desert Agave / 2015

Sumi and watercolor with handmade Coyote & Jackrabbit brushes, 15 x 19 in

Desert Willow / 2015

Sumi with handmade Coyote & Jackrabbit brushes, 18 x 13 in

Jackrabbit 1 / 2015

Sumi and handmade desert-pigment watercolor, with handmade Jackrabbit brushes, 13 x 16 in

Jackrabbit 2 / 1015

Sumi and handmade desert-pigment watercolor, with handmade Jackrabbit brushes, 16 x 13 in

Jackrabbit 3 / 2015

Sumi and handmade desert-pigment watercolor, with handmade Jackrabbit brushes, 13 x 16 in

Desert Ram / 2015
Coyote brush with Ocotillo handle / 2015
Ocotillo / 2015
Desert Agave / 2015
Desert Willow / 2015
Jackrabbit 1 / 2015
Jackrabbit 2 / 1015
Jackrabbit 3 / 2015
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