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A mysterious island in a mysterious sea.
The original is a monotype, a one-of-a-kind hand-pulled print. The image is created (in reverse) with etching ink on a flat acrylic plate, and transferred to paper using an etching press. Usually I refine the image several times, adding color and detail and running it through the press again each time.
Gail Morrison is a printmaker who grew up in Massachusetts, but has lived most of her life in the San Francisco area. She currently lives in Richmond, California, and prints at Kala Art Institute in Berkeley, California, where she is an Artist in Residence. She has a BA degree in architecture. Although she always dreamed of being an artist, she came late to the practice of art, beginning in 2008 with a printmaking class. She found it fascinating and irresistible, ...