A re-creation of Garden of Life: Edge of Existence. Pastel.
On exhibit at Corpus Illuminata II, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
Original painting was for SoJie14, translated from Diane Johnson-Mosley’s “Otherworld Botany”*
Soft Pastels with highlights in coloured pencils and white charcol; mi teintes Canson charcol paper, 19"by25"
The anatomy bits I used to replace Diane’s lovely florals are:
Iris with Pupil, Corneoscleral Junction, and Bulbar conjunctiva
Ovary and Fimbriae
Bronchioles (from The Bronchial Tree)
Fetus and Umbilical Cord
Neurons and connectors
Nerves and Veins (various)