Down on the Farm
Down on the Farm is a hand-pulled lithograph. The image size is 14″ by 18″ and the paper size is 18″ by 22″. The image is printed on Arches Cover, an archival rag paper. This image is available unframed and shrink wrapped or framed with archival matting, a black frame and UV filtering glass. Contact me for a photo of the framed piece or for a studio visit.
Down on the Farm is part of my Fear series and is a recreation of a portion of my parents farm in rural Western Wisconsin.
This lithograph was completed at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. It is a 6-color lithograph, hand drawn and printed by Faye Passow. Each color starts as a shaped black layer of ink on a litho stone into which I draw the negative areas with single edge razor blades. The image is etched, processed, re-etched, printed in color and then removed from the stone’s surface to make way for the next color. Colors proceed from light to dark. Each color in this image is transparent which allows for blending and creating a full palette of colors. The green, for example, is blue printed over the yellow. This requires precise registration and lots of forethought. The colors are yellow, red, blue, brown, gray and black. Hand lithographs are multiple originals. This lithograph has a limited edition of 25 with 2 Artist’s Proofs. Each one is an original.
Down on the Farm has been in a number of shows including Art With a Twist at the Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis, Unprepared, a two person exhibition at the MIA in 2004, the Minnesota State Fair Fine Art Exhibition in 2001, Trouble in Paradise, a solo show at Swan Song Gallery in Maiden Rock, Wisconsin, a three person exhibition at Augsburg College in Minneapolis, a juried print exhibition at Ceres Gallery in New York City, the Harper National Juried Print Exhibition in Palatine, Illinois and Minnesota Surrealists, a two person exhibition at the Hopkins Art Center.
It is currently featured in an online exhibition for the First Unitarian Society’s “Art in the Gallery” program at www.fusgallery.org.
$750.00 – $950.00
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