Botanical Ink Art: 'Eyes long closed'

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Original artwork painted with handmade inks from locally foraged plants. Simple brush stokes and abstract shapes showcase these beautiful colours and explore the fluidity of the ink where different colours meet.

Inks: Wild Rosehip, Flowering Quince, Lemon tree leaves, Avocado stone, Black Walnut, Copper, Iron.

Text: 'The opening of eyes long closed' is from the poem 'The opening of eyes' by David Whyte.

A4 (210 x 297 mm) on 200gsm watercolour paper.

Botanical colours may shift or fade over time. To best care for your artwork, display it framed out of direct sunlight.

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I have always loved things, just things in the world. I love trying to find the shape of things.