Tag Archives: dyed dragon series

Artist at work, 2005, Kawasaki.

Artist at work, 2005, Kawasaki.

“Is it ‘flowing’?”
Yours truly, trying on one of her prototypes, which, a year later, became a piece called “Aqua Dragon Dress 2”. What she’s standing in is called “pre-relocation mess”.
Autumn 2005, Kawasaki, Japan.

Process in Pictures: Indigo Dragon Top (2006)

Originally posted on Cargo Collective circa June 2011.

Piece: Indigo Dragon Top (2006), acid dye on silk.

Indigo Dragon Top - Process - Inspiration - night shore, blur.
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - Inspiration - wood carved dragon.
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - pencil drawing, soaring dragon.
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - dyed dragon, detail.
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - Inspiration - sea surface, dark ri
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - dyed dragon, torso.
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - dyed dragon, sky.
Indigo Dragon Top - Process - Inspiration - sea, night, blurred.

Exquisite Dra.

Wooden Dragon Carving, a shrine, Japan.
Wooden Dragon Carving, a shrine, Japan.
Wooden Dragon Carving, a shrine, Japan.

Photographed circa 1998, with a film SLR camera, at a neighborhood shrine in Kawasaki, Japan. These carvings became one of the main inspirations for my dyed dragon series.