There's something very appealing about the simplicity of black and white - the strong contrasts catch the eye. Working in ink with a fine pen is meditative. You can loose yourself in the repetition of the lines, building up delicate cross-hatching, gradually darkening the values.
Teacup with Cherries - ink on Zeta paper - Framed 230 mm x 230 mm
These two ink drawings are part of the Exhibition Black and White currently on at Aspire Gallery, 53 Kennedy Terrace, Paddington until the 22nd July. There's a wide variety of work being shown - paintings, drawings, ceramics, sculpture and a fabric installation as well.
Porcelain with Tomatoes - ink on Zeta paper - Framed 230 mm x 230 mm
My drawings hanging in the Gallery.