A Necessary Compression of Layers

She’s not quite existing in technicolour, but she wears all of her layers. After unwrapping each, putting them on with great ceremony, working to understand their separate colours and tones and the relationship of each layer to all of the others, she wears them with pride. They are uncomfortable in their density, but she is determined to wear them and see how far she can get.

Art Journal Sketch Series. Watercolour Pencil on Paper.© Katy Matilda Neo 2018