Japanese Sumi Ink on paper -
Don't spill and stay in the lines was never my mantra. These works and others are informed by living, working and studing in Kyoto, Japan.
Ross loves to make large acrylic and mixed media paintings on Canvas and Linen.
Here are a few examples of his recent paintings.
I often use Pentel brush pens to draw on paper.
This is a series of four drawings of the same modle pose.
Museum of Contemporary Native Art (MoCNA) permanent collection intake in Santa Fe, NM.
This painting was created during my artist in residency at the Musuem from 2013-2014.
I use a copic ink system with compressor and special designed airgun.
i spray the ink over hand made stencils to make these images on paper.
These are all 30 x 23 in, mixed media on paper with hand cut stencils, sumi ink, and copic ink.
While on residency in the Museum of Contemporary Art and Culture (MoCNA) Santa Fe, NM, from 2013-2014.
I created these Japanese sumi Inks on paper, using an airgun.
24x30" - Paper
Hand cut stencils with Sumi and airbrush ink on paper.
I made this series in 2015 with Golden spray-paint on paper, and a broken mirror as stencils and finished with sumi ink poured on top.
Mixed Media on Paper - I use Sumi Ink, Copi Ink, Air Brush, Hand Cut Paper Stencils, Golden Spray Paint and sometimes pencil.
This series on paper uses the same hand cut stencis, with Japanese inks and Golden spray paints.
Mixed media on paper - 2015
small mixed media drawings.
Works informed by the Sendai Japan - Dai-ichi Nuclear Plant melt down in 2011.
Small works of mixed media on paper.
A few photos of the materials i use.
Process of applying mixed media of Golden spray-paint and acrylic paint on stretched canvas.
Experimenting and having fun.