When forging metal, we are usually
dealing with line.
I started the Painting series as small
scale architectural studies using the
joinery and the quality of line as the
Several pieces into the series, I
wondered why these studies could not
be mounted on the wall and called "Art".
I am literally sketching or drawing in
iron. I do not use color and I call them
paintings because I am not painting with
pigments but with steel, so I use the
color of the forged steel.