Continuing with the use of black and the theme of protective coverings, Certain Dark Things tondos depict abstract shields wrapped in painted coverings referencing fabric, crushed flowers, cement and oxidized copper.


The beveled edge of each canvas works in concert with built-up painted textures to create an illusion of 3-dimensions. In the most recent grouping, I have scaled down in size and scaled up in color, pulling from the uplifting, celebratory colors of summer.

Certain Dark Things Pink Pop
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Green Dream
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Orange Crackle
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Robin's Egg
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Sun
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Sherbert
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Black Raspberry
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark things Lichen
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things Blueberry
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches


Certain Dark Things Baleen
2022
acrylic on canvas
8 inches
Certain Dark Things #88
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #85
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #86
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #87
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #89
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #90
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #91
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches
Certain Dark Things #92
2018
acrylic on canvas
30 inches