A prayer flag wraps the woodblock print I made of the wishing horse. A young man saw me sketching and took me to a secret meeting place where artists were making non-traditional art. We all painted together on handmade paper given to me by my new friends.
Painting at the Teshu festival in Paro with drippy nosed litle boys hugging my knees.
Druk Yul 2001
“Land of the Dragon” Name of Bhutan in Bhutanese
Paintings on handmade paper from Bhutan, Saunders Waterford, Arches 90wt., rice paper
Gouache, watercolor, pen and ink, Caran d’ache crayons, bamboo, prayer pages,
Collage, postage stamps, Xerox from traditional school of art in Thimpu,
Woodblock print, silver rubbing wax, graphite, fabric, color Xerox, transfer prints
10 x 8 inches