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Hand with Bark



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Marja-Leena | 03/04/2013 | 10 comments
themes: Hands, Printworks

 

all 'Hands' up

I recently completed editioning the last piece in the Hands series, in this format anyway. Today I put it up on the studio wall with the earlier ones. You may have seen the first six on the wall earlier.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 02/04/2013 | 22 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Root



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Marja-Leena | 06/03/2013 | 11 comments
themes: Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Milkweed Pod



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Marja-Leena | 24/02/2013 | 12 comments
themes: Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Kelp (print)



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Marja-Leena | 16/02/2013 | 10 comments
themes: Hands, Printworks

 

'Hands' on the wall


These are the first six of my ongoing Hands series of prints all together...

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Marja-Leena | 17/01/2013 | 9 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Digital printmaking, Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Wasp Nests



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Marja-Leena | 16/01/2013 | 8 comments
themes: Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Ammonite (print)



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Marja-Leena | 13/01/2013 | 4 comments
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Hand with Physalis



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Marja-Leena | 08/01/2013 | 10 comments
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Hand with Nest



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Marja-Leena | 03/01/2013 | 6 comments
themes: Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Pine Cone



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Marja-Leena | 28/12/2012 | 8 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Hands, Printworks

 

Hand with Leaf



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Marja-Leena | 15/12/2012 | 13 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Hands, Printworks

 

in progress

Here's a peek at some of my work that is in progress in the printmaking studio. These are early trial proofs. More about these later when the series is a bit more finished. I must get outside to work... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 05/11/2012 | 7 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Digital printmaking, Hands, Printworks

 

Lea, an etching

an early trial proof a later colour trial proof, almost there Lea - etching, 1983 image: 22.2 x 22.5 cm. (8.75" x 8.8") Paper: 38 x 38 cm. (15" x15") Here is one of my very early etchings from... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 04/06/2012 | 6 comments
themes: Older Works, Printmaking, Printworks

 

Writing-on-Stone IV, V


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Silent Messengers: Writing-on-Stone IV


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Silent Messengers: Writing-on-Stone V

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Marja-Leena | 05/05/2012 | 6 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Printmaking, Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Writing-on-Stone series



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Silent Messengers: Writing-on-Stone I

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Silent Messengers: Writing-on-Stone II

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Fragments VI



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Marja-Leena | 16/03/2012 | 19 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Fragments, Printworks

 

Fragments V



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Marja-Leena | 17/11/2011 | 9 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Fragments, Printworks

 

San Severa's Pinwheels


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Marja-Leena | 15/11/2011 | 15 comments
themes: Paths, Printmaking, Printworks

 

sneak preview

Falling behind as I am with my blog posting here, I offer my faithful readers a little sneak peek at what is currently keeping me very busy. This is a section of a work in progress for what I... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 08/11/2011 | 10 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Digital printmaking, Fragments, Printworks

 

Fragments IV



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Marja-Leena | 01/11/2011 | 20 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Fragments, Printworks

 

origins


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detail from FRAGMENTS II

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Fragments I



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Marja-Leena | 06/03/2011 | 13 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Digital printmaking, Fragments, Printworks

 

'this place' #3

'this place' #3 archival inkjet 33 x 48 cm. (13" x 19") Related works: 'this place' #1 and 'this place' #2... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 17/02/2011 | 8 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

'this place' #2

'this place' #2 archival inkjet 33 x 48 cm. (13" x 19") Related works: 'this place' #1 and 'this place' #3... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 15/02/2011 | 10 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

'this place' #1


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Marja-Leena | 11/02/2011 | 12 comments
themes: Digital printmaking, Printworks, Recent Exhibitions

 

ARKEO #7



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ARKEO #7
archival inkjet, collagraph & engraving
81 x 61 cm. (32" x 23.75")

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Marja-Leena | 31/01/2011 | 4 comments
themes: Arkeo, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

ARKEO #6



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ARKEO #6
Archival inkjet & engraving on Hahnemuhle PhotoRag paper
60.5 x 81.2 cm. (24" x 32")

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Marja-Leena | 30/01/2011 | 3 comments
themes: Arkeo, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

London Underfoot Triptychs



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left: London Underfoot – Triptych #3; right: London Underfoot – Triptych #7

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Marja-Leena | 22/01/2011 | 11 comments
themes: Arkeo, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

street furniture


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Marja-Leena | 20/01/2011 | 10 comments
themes: Arkeo, History, Photography, Printworks

 

the 'London Underfoot' prints




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London Underfoot #1

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London Underfoot #13

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Marja-Leena | 17/01/2011 | 12 comments
themes: Arkeo, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

transitions, again

It's been some time since I've shared what I've been doing in the printmaking studio. I wrote about transitions last September, now I feel as if I'm again in that state of mind. In the fall I created and... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 25/01/2010 | 11 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Photography, Printworks

 

ARKEO #3

   

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ARKEO #3
archival inkjet and etching
60.5 x 81 cm.
   

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Marja-Leena | 16/09/2009 | be the first to comment
themes: Arkeo, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

ARKEO #2


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ARKEO #2
archival inkjet and relief print
81 x 61 cm

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Marja-Leena | 16/09/2009 | 2 comments
themes: Arkeo, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

ARKEO #1

   

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ARKEO #1:
archival inkjet and relief print
81 x 61 cm
   

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ARKEO #5



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Marja-Leena | 09/11/2008 | 14 comments
themes: Arkeo, Printworks

 

ARKEO #4



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Marja-Leena | 07/10/2008 | 17 comments
themes: Arkeo, Printworks

 

hands, still


I keep thinking a lot about hands and what they do. Hunt, plant, gather and eat food. Cook, clean, sew, build. Touch, hold, caress, massage, love. Hold tools to make, write, create, play. And print and paint hands on rock walls...........

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ARKEO series


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detail from ARKEO #2

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Marja-Leena | 26/08/2008 | 19 comments
themes: Arkeo, Being an Artist, Digital printmaking, Printworks

 

November's flower

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Marja-Leena | 17/11/2007 | 8 comments
themes: Nature, Printworks

 

Assemblage X



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Marja-Leena | 27/06/2007 | 13 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage IX

Silent Messengers: Assemblage IX
Collagraph and inkjet

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Marja-Leena | 14/06/2007 | 6 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage VIII



Silent Messengers: Assemblage VIII
Collagraph and inkjet

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Marja-Leena | 02/06/2007 | 3 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

a muddle


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Marja-Leena | 23/05/2007 | 10 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Printworks, Rocks

 

Assemblage VII


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Collagraph and inkjet

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Marja-Leena | 15/05/2007 | 14 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage VI



Silent Messengers: Assemblage VI
Collagraph on paper and archival inkjet on mylar layer

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Marja-Leena | 05/05/2007 | 6 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage V



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Silent Messengers: Assemblage V
Collagraph on paper and archival inkjet on mylar layer

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Marja-Leena | 25/04/2007 | 14 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage IV



Silent Messengers: Assemblage IV
Collagraph on paper and archival inkjet on mylar layer

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Marja-Leena | 18/04/2007 | 13 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage III


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Marja-Leena | 09/04/2007 | 23 comments
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Assemblage II



Silent Messengers: Assemblage II
Collagraph on paper and archival inkjet on mylar layer

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Marja-Leena | 03/04/2007 | 18 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Assemblage I



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Silent Messengers: Assemblage I
Collagraph on paper and archival inkjet on two mylar layers

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Marja-Leena | 29/03/2007 | 6 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

January/Janus

Janus - etching, 40 x 37.5 cm. Good grief, it's already the end of January! Christmas was only yesterday. I've meant to write this all month because my thoughts have been frequently circling around the notion of looking back... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 31/01/2007 | 2 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Older Works, Printworks

 

student work

Head Study - drypoint... Recently I was going through the very few prints that I still have from my long-ago art school days.

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Marja-Leena | 18/11/2006 | 8 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Older Works, Printworks

 

Portrait of a Couple


Veils Suite: Portrait of a Couple - one of the first pieces in the series of monotypes within the Veils Suite series...

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Marja-Leena | 09/09/2006 | 4 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

The Crowd II


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Veils Suite: The Crowd II

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Marja-Leena | 13/08/2006 | 9 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

The Crowd I

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Veils Suite: The Crowd I

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Marja-Leena | 01/08/2006 | 10 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Alberta Trip Day 3


This was the big day, the main reason for this trip. We finally made it to Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park in southern Alberta, a major site of hoodoos, petroglyphs and pictographs.

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Marja-Leena | 22/06/2006 | 6 comments
themes: Being an Artist, Printworks, Rock Art & Archaeology, Rocks

 

fetus rock

Recently I happily leafed through some of my favourite photographs taken over a decade ago on Hornby Island, BC. The ocean weathered rocks and the petroglyphs were of endless fascination to me, and I eagerly captured these on film.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 08/06/2006 | 6 comments
themes: Meta-morphosis, Photoworks, Printworks, Rocks

 

Three Figures III


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Veils Suite: Three Figures III
etching, drawing, watercolour (unique)
76 x 57 cm.

   

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Marja-Leena | 24/05/2006 | 5 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Three Figures II


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Marja-Leena | 16/05/2006 | 3 comments
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Three Figures I

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Marja-Leena | 03/05/2006 | 8 comments
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The Couple VII

Veils Suite: The Couple VII monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 57 x 76 cm. about these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 29/04/2006 | be the first to comment
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The Couple VI

Veils Suite: The Couple VI monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 76 x 57 cm. About these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 24/04/2006 | 4 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

The Couple V

Veils Suite: The Couple V monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 57 x 76 cm. Read about these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 17/04/2006 | 7 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

The Couple IV


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Marja-Leena | 09/04/2006 | 2 comments
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The Couple II

Veils Suite: The Couple II monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 57 x 76 cm. Read about these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 02/04/2006 | 4 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

The Couple I

Veils Suite: The Couple I monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 57 x 76 cm. Read about these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 27/03/2006 | 8 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

A Portrait in Profile III

Veils Suite: A Portrait in Profile III monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 76 x 57 cm. Read about these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 22/03/2006 | be the first to comment
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

A Portrait in Profile II

Veils Suite: A Portrait in Profile II monotype (oil-based inks) and watercolour pencil drawing 76 x 57 cm. Read about these monotypes... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 15/03/2006 | 5 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

A Portrait in Profile I


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Marja-Leena | 12/03/2006 | 7 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Connecting with D'Amico #5

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Silent Messengers: Connecting with D'Amico #5
archival inkjet on paper and clear mylar layer
53.3 x 41.5 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 15/01/2006 | 2 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Connecting with D'Amico #4


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Silent Messengers: Connecting with D'Amico #4
archival inkjet on paper and clear mylar layer
53.3 x 41.5 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 13/01/2006 | 2 comments
themes: Care of Art Works, Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Connecting with D'Amico #3

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Silent Messengers: Connecting with D'Amico #3
archival inkjet on paper and clear mylar layer
53.3 x 41.5 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 05/01/2006 | 1 comment
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Connecting with D'Amico #2

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Silent Messengers: Connecting with D'Amico #2
archival inkjet on paper and clear mylar layer
53.3 x 41.5 cm.

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Connecting with D'Amico #1


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Silent Messengers: Connecting with D'Amico #1
archival inkjet on paper and clear mylar layer
53.3 x 41.5 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 29/12/2005 | be the first to comment
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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos V

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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos V
Inkjet & collagraph on paper, inkjet on clear mylar layer
91.5 x 58.3 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 18/12/2005 | be the first to comment
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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos IV

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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos IV
Inkjet & collagraph on paper, inkjet on clear mylar layer
91.5 x 58.3 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 15/12/2005 | be the first to comment
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

qarrtsiluni

I'm late in congratulating the "parents" on the birth of qarrtsiluni, a new cooperative blog. Beth of Cassandra Pages announced it best, so do go read it. I love the name, an Inuit word which means "sitting together in the... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 06/10/2005 | 2 comments
themes: Blogging, Meta-morphosis, Printworks

 

December Janus

December Janus drypoint and linocut embossing 59.5 x 89 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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themes: Older Works, Printworks

 

Janus Study II

Janus Study II reduction drypoint 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Janus Study I

Janus Study I reduction drypoint 33 x 28.5 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 05/08/2005 | 6 comments
themes: Older Works, Printworks

 

Janus Revisited

Janus Revisited etching 56 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Janus

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Marja-Leena | 19/07/2005 | 2 comments
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The Box is a Frame

The Box is a Frame etching & drypoint 76 x 56 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Box #1

Box #1 drypoint 57 x 40.5 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Box #2

Box #2 drypoint 38 x 26.5 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Box #3

Box #3 drypoint 38 x 28.5 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Box #4

Box #4 etching & drypoint 23 x 15 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Hair


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Let Down Your Hair

Let Down Your Hair etching, drypoint & collage element (jute string) 75 x 56 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 10/06/2005 | 5 comments
themes: Older Works, Printworks

 

Silent Messengers: Hoodoos III



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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos III
Inkjet & collagraph on paper, inkjet on clear mylar layer
91.5 x 58.3 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 06/06/2005 | 5 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Silent Messengers: Hoodoos II


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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos II
Inkjet & collagraph on paper, inkjet on clear mylar layer
91.5 x 58.3 cm.

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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos I


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Silent Messengers: Hoodoos I
Inkjet & collagraph on paper, inkjet on clear mylar layer
91.5 x 58.3 cm.

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Marja-Leena | 01/06/2005 | 4 comments
themes: Printworks, Silent Messengers

 

Portrait of Aaron V

Portrait of Aaron V etching, engraving & drypoint 76 x 56.5 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Portrait of Aaron IV

Portrait of Aaron IV etching & engraving 76 x 56cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Portrait of Aaron III

Portrait of Aaron III drypoint & woodcut 76 x 56cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Portrait of Aaron II

Portrait of Aaron II drypoint & etching 76 x 56cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Portrait of Aaron I


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Marja-Leena | 07/05/2005 | 2 comments
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Standing Figure IV

Standing Figure IV collagraph 97 x 63 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Standing Figure II

Standing Figure II collagraph 97 x 63 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Standing Figure I

Standing Figure I drypoint & etching 105 x 69 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Wrapped Figure

    Veils Suite: Wrapped Figure etching & drypoint 76 x 56.5 cm.    ... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 20/03/2005 | 1 comment
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Figure in Robes

Veils Suite: Figure in Robes etching & drypoint 76 x 56.5 cm.    ... [Continue Reading...]

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Figure Behind Drapes #2

Veils Suite: Figure Behind Drapes #2 drypoint & etching 76 x 56.5 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Figure Behind Drapes #1


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Study IV

Veils Suite: Study IV etching & drypoint 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Study III

Veils Suite: Study III etching & drypoint 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 19/02/2005 | 1 comment
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Study II

Veils Suite: Study II etching & drypoint 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Study I

Veils Suite: Study I etching & drypoint 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 10/02/2005 | 3 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Veils Suite: Triptych

Veils Suite: Triptych frottage and drawing 96 x 132 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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themes: Drawings, Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Four Guedras

Veils Suite: Four Guedras etching 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Two Guedras

Veils Suite: Two Guedras etching 56.5 x 38 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Veiled/Unveiled

Veils Suite: Veiled/Unveiled collagraph 112 x 76 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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to Morocco

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after Penn's Guedras

Veils Suite: after Penn's Guedras etching & drypoint 60 x 44 cm. I was working on my Veils Suite series of prints about wrapped and veiled figures, when in some magazine now long forgotten, I came across Irving Penn's... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 13/01/2005 | 4 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Head Dress

Veils Suite: Head Dress collagraph 66 x 52 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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White Lace, Red Threads


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Marja-Leena | 03/01/2005 | 1 comment
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Albumblatt II

Veils Suite: Albumblatt II etching 76 x 56 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 29/12/2004 | 3 comments
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Portraits II

Veils Suite: Portraits II etching 58 x 45 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 26/12/2004 | 1 comment
themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

Wedding Veils

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The Crowd



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Marja-Leena | 11/12/2004 | 4 comments
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Four from the Greek Chorus

Veils Suite: Four from the Greek Chorus monotype 45 x 60 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Three from the Greek Chorus

Veils Suite: Three from the Greek Chorus monotype 29.5 x 56 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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themes: Printworks, Veils Suite

 

A Greek Chorus

Veils Suite: A Greek Chorus Monotype 60 x 90 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Child's Play IV

Veils Suite: Child's Play IV monotype 90 x 60 cm. (What is a monotype?)... [Continue Reading...]

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Child's Play III

Veils Suite: Child's Play III monotype 60 x 45 cm. (What is a monotype?)... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 16/11/2004 | be the first to comment
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Child's Play II

Veils Suite: Child's Play II monotype 60 x 45 cm. Read the story behind this work. (What is a monotype?)... [Continue Reading...]

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Veils Suite: Child's Dream



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Veils Suite: Child's Play



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about the Dreams series

At the end of the 'Veils Suite' series of prints, I created some prints called 'Child's Play' and 'Child's Dream', based on an actual dream I had. In this dream, my little daughter danced happily into our bedroom early... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 03/11/2004 | 1 comment
themes: Dreams, Printworks

 

Untitled I (Dream Passages)



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a drawing

a drawing for Memory/Dreams II

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Memory/Dreams IV

a collagraph and etching with hand-colouring

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Memory/Dreams III



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collagraphs

What is a collagraph?

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Memory/Dreams II



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Memory/Dreams I

a collagraph with painting

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Dream/Structure



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Dream Passage Two

a diptych collagraph, woodcut, etching and drawing

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Dream Passage One

collagraph & woodcut

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Dream Vessel



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installation at SAG

Here are a few installation views taken of my 1998 solo exhibition of the Meta-morphosis series at the Seymour Art Gallery in North Vancouver, BC. Installation photos are always a challenge with the various lights, reflections and distractions (like... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 01/09/2004 | 1 comment
themes: Meta-morphosis, Printworks, Recent Exhibitions

 

Meta-morphosis XII


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Meta-morphosis XI


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Meta-morphosis XI (Primo)
Etching, Engraving & Drypoint 76 x 56 cm.

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Meta-morphosis X

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Meta-morphosis IX


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Meta-morphosis VIII


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Meta-morphosis VII


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Meta-morphosis VI


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Meta-morphosis V


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Meta-morphosis IV


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Statement: Meta-morphosis series

The Meta-morphosis series (1994 - 1998) was made using the etching process as one that can imitate weathering and aging processes. The prefix "meta", a chemistry term, refers to the use of acids and salts, or the organic derivative... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 13/06/2004 | be the first to comment
themes: Concepts, Meta-morphosis, Printworks

 

Meta-morphosis III

Meta-morphosis III (Primo) Etching 75 x 56 cm. Meta-morphosis III (Secondo) Etching 75 x 56 cm. Meta-morphosis III (Terzo) Etching 75 x 56 cm. Meta-morphosis III (Passages) Etching 75 x 56 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

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Mirror Image I & II


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Nexus: Red Venus de Willendorf


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Nexus: Red Venus de Willendorf
Etching and inkjet on paper & film
51.8 x 40.5 cm.

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Meta-morphosis II


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Meta-morphosis I


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Marja-Leena | 28/05/2004 | 2 comments
themes: Meta-morphosis, Printmaking, Printworks

 

posting images

I have been planning for some time to put up images of my older series of works on this site but have been delayed getting them ready. When I originally scanned the slides several years ago, the technology was... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 28/05/2004 | be the first to comment
themes: Meta-morphosis, Printworks

 

Thoughts on PATHS

Notes from my sketchbook, January 27th, 2000: -- the places one walks, the surface under one's feet -- the journeys one makes, physically and mentally and artistically -- the explorations into unknown territory... as in walking on new ground,... [Continue Reading...]

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themes: Concepts, Digital printmaking, Paths, Printworks

 

Nexus: Vyg & Willendorf



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Nexus: Vyg & Willendorf
inkjet print on Hahnemuhle watercolour paper
61 x 80 cm.

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Paths II


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Paths III


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Paths IV


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Paths XI


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Paths at Dollar Mill


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Paths V Revisited


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Paths V


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Paths VI


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Paths X


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Paths XII


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Paths XIII (Nexus)


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Nexus II


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Nexus V


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Nexus III


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Nexus VI


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Nexus IV


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Nexus VII


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Nexus VIII


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Nexus/Blue V (Venus de Willendorf)

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Nexus/Blue V (Venus de Willendorf)

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Marja-Leena | 08/02/2004 | 3 comments
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Nexus IX and X



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Marja-Leena | 07/01/2004 | be the first to comment
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Nexus/Blue prints

Nexus/Blue I (inkjet & etching, on 73.5 x 60.7 cm. paper and film) Nexus/Blue II (inkjet, on 71 x 75 cm. paper & film) Nexus/Blue III (inkjet, on 57.8 x 40.5 cm polypropylene & film) Variable edition of 3... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 05/01/2004 | be the first to comment
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Small Experimental Prints

Nexus/Blue Study Inkjet & etching 21.6 x 28 cm. Nexus/SamiDrum Inkjet print 28 x 21.6 cm. on polypropylene & film Nexus/Sandfrieze Inkjet print 21.6 x 28 cm.... [Continue Reading...]

Marja-Leena | 04/01/2004 | be the first to comment
themes: Digital printmaking, Nexus, Printworks