Developing from an exploration of paint applications on different supports (paper, canvas), with inks and metallic colours, repetition of marks, direction and layering, freehand, gestural, ruled/taped measured - changes in pace depending on the choice of media and method. These pieces are small - 30 x 30 cm - and made very slowly, time between actions seems necessary. They begin as abstract constructions, references become apparent, associations are made as work progresses and names or titles come later - language/words, visual experience, things observed or read, feelings and even emotions come together and contribute to the final form. They are transitionary – moving, passing, pausing, between light and shade, they change not only with the lighting but with the viewers movement towards, back and in passing …