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burnt paper - Elena Nuez. (love the idea of using this paper in a jewelry rolling mill for a great texture on metal!)

burnt paper - Elena Nuez. (love the idea of using this paper in a jewelry rolling mill for a great texture on metal!)

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patternprints journal: THE WONDERFUL WORKS BY KAREN MARGOLIS WITH TEXTURES AND PATTERNS ENSO-BASED

patternprints journal: THE WONDERFUL WORKS BY KAREN MARGOLIS WITH TEXTURES AND PATTERNS ENSO-BASED

Beili Liu - 237 Minutes  “I positioned a piece of burning charcoal on a stack of wax paper. The exchange and transformation between the heat and the material is recorded on each layer of paper. The process is visually documented by the subtle transition of large, dramatic burnt holes circled with shards of black ash, to faded yellow circles. The process took 237 minutes.”

Beili Liu - 237 Minutes “I positioned a piece of burning charcoal on a stack of wax paper. The exchange and transformation between the heat and the material is recorded on each layer of paper. The process is visually documented by the subtle transition of large, dramatic burnt holes circled with shards of black ash, to faded yellow circles. The process took 237 minutes.”

These paper works are by artist Karen Margolis. Her inspiration comes from the Ensō (円相) – a Japanese word meaning circle, and a concept related to Zen.

These paper works are by artist Karen Margolis. Her inspiration comes from the Ensō (円相) – a Japanese word meaning circle, and a concept related to Zen.