Venus and her shells, thigh-shaped leaves, an elephant trunk and trapeze artists, naiads and ferns.
The « common thread » of this theme is twisting; coils, spirals and feminine curves.
Graceful outlines of swans and bathers at the water’s edge, shadows scurrying across leaves giving them an air of camouflage.
Inspired by Karl Blossfeldt’s photographs of plants, the indigo blues of cyanotypes and the freshness of Dufy’s paintings.
Sophisticated colours, the importance of denim-blue and sepia combined with pebble-grey and a touch of almond and grey-green.