Banksia Grandis in Colour, Watercolour and Ink Drawing
Banksia Grandis in Colour is a large scale dip pen and ink drawing with watercolour. From a love of Australian flora this drawing is part of a body of work depicting the beautiful seed pods from the Banksia tree. Drawn with a dip pen and sepia ink the intricate patterns of the pods are reimagined and become geometric. Washes of bright colours are added with watercolour are in contrast to the tight drawing.
This piece measures 575 x 760 mm and is drawn on 640gsm heavily textured paper with four deckled edgesand created using artist's quality Windsor & Newton inks and paints.