The Octopus only Dreams in Total Darkness
Octopuses dream, and I think they listen to The National, too. This pieces is inspired by The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness and the amazing alien Octopuses that live in the Puget Sound.
48" x 38". Acrylic ink on *paper. Unframed. Layers of translucent and opaque ink give these paintings warmth and depth. Pen and ink is also used to sketch and illustrate details. Paper may have slight warping due to the moisture of the paint.
*Superior quality, cold pressed, 140 lb water color paper is used.