Whether  above  or  beneath  the  surface  of  the  sea,  I study the  landscape,  seeking  to  glean  and  interpret  it’s  mysteries  and the   hidden  forces  that  have  shaped  it.

ex omnia conchis                 all from shells


These gouache and ink paintings employ techniques similar to those used in Japanese suminagashi painting,  Turkish Islamic ebru painting,  and non-traditional printmaking.

     Patricia received a BFA in painting from the University of Kansas after undergrad studies at KU in Lawrence, KS and the University of Reading in England

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 patricia hewett at