This painting gently suggests a landscape/cloudscape through soft and sparse gesture. The wood grain of the panel reveals itself through washes of color. It has a palette of sandy peach, cream and foggy blue. Watercolor and gouache on a raw birch wood panel with raw bass wood cradle.
16" x 20" x 2"
Jean Cate is a Chicago based artist and owner of Martha Mae: Art Supplies & Beautiful Things. She studied painting, drawing and ceramics at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She creates evocative ink paintings and drawings and while exploring atmosphere, isolation, emptiness and harmony within chaos.