Lay of the Land Lake Hodges 16x16SOLD - The Shallows: A meeting place where land gives way to sea. Earth and water merge at the shore. The fleeting moment between dimensions before one gives way to the other.Sold - Send Rain to Wash the Face of EarthSend Rain to Wash the Face of Earth 2Between Light and Shadow: Black, white, and shades of grey. Neutral without hue. The intangible nothingness created by Light and shadow. Lost in time at forest’s edge. White-washed by day’s fading light? Or shifting into the black of night? “Between Light and Shadow” is created from layers of pure and pigmented beeswax and demar resin. Each layer is fused with heat to the layer below merging and blending into grey tones and hues.SOLD - Where the Stillwater Bends: At the point where earth gives way to water and the river bends, there you will find me. This mixed media encaustic work titled “Where the Stillwater bends” is created from layers of pigmented beeswax and demar resin each fused with heat to the layer below merging and blending into tone and hue of its own.Dry Creek 2Yellowstone: Wheat fields -- Parched gold at Yellowstone’s banks. Cottonwoods -- Bartering shade for water. Rimrocks – Sandstone remnants of the sea. Records of Time recorded in Montana landscape. Encaustic is the ancient art form of painting with beeswax. This encaustic mixed media, “Yellowstone ” was created from torn papers, vintage book pages, beeswax and demar resin embellished with pigment.Big Sky: Endless blue hinting at infinity ~ Land dwarfed by its immensity ~ Spirit touching Earth making Its Presence known ~ Records of time written in Montana. Encaustic is the ancient art form of painting with beeswax. This encaustic mixed media collage, “Big Sky” was inspired by Montana heritage. It is created from torn papers and vintage book pages, beeswax, and demar resin then embellished with pigment.Grasslands: Dancing to the Soundless ~ Fleeting verdant green ~ Reaching to the Light ~ Records of time recorded in the landscape. This encaustic mixed media, was inspired by Montana heritage. It is created from torn papers and vintage book pages, beeswax, and demar resin then embellished with pigment.