The Island

“The Island” is my mind’s image of Cheung Chau Island, a favorite location to hike during the year I lived in Hong Kong. As I have made prints of Cheung Chau three times since about 1978, this image has become a marker of the progression of my printmaking over the years. (2021)

Actual Size: 11″ x 20″
Blocks: Shina Plywood and “American Pine” Veneer
Ink: Sennelier Powdered Pigment, Sumi, and Rice Starch
Paper: Yamaki Hosho