Kuro in black

Kuro in black (drypoint etching by Yaemi Shigyo)

Mezzotint, 75×120, June 2015 My second mezzotint work. Kuro under the moonlight.

Hachi and Kuro appeared beneath our hellebores

Hachi and Kuro appeared beneath our hellebores (drypoint etching by Yaemi Shigyo)

Drypoint etching, 300×200, June 2015 Hachitaro and Kuro were both neighbourhood wild cats at our previous house. Kuro was an outdoor cat for about a year and a half, and had an injury at the base of his tail. Hachitaro was abandoned by his mother at the age of about two or three weeks. At … Read more

Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday! (drypoint etching by Yaemi Shigyo)

Drypoint etching, 150×100, June 2015 Hydrangeas and daffodils are the background behind Kuro and Hachitaro. In retrospect, these flowers have different blooming seasons.

Shadow

Shadow (drypoint etching by Yaemi Shigyo)

Mezzotint, 130×75, May 2015 My first mezzotint work. Chris in his study.