These designs draw on the dynamic presence of stand of trees on Thoreau Street. Inasmuch as their lives are tied to the seasons, they will be placed in the landscape, oriented to receive morning and evening sunlight at solstice and equinox times of the solar year.
Concept Sketch and Basic Geometry
Design Process: Transition on Thoreau Street
Design Process: Leaves at Dawn
The images below represent design development from the first early morning sketch and photo, to blocking, color studies and final panel design. A commission for a smaller panel, with the same design origin is shown below. Even at a smaller size the design maintains the same vibrant energy
Blocking for Dalles de Verre
Fully Developed Design Blocking
Preliminary with Dawn Colors
Change of field to brighter, vibrant greens.
Size: 4ft. x 8ft.
Design modification for smaller panel.
Size: 2ft. x 4ft.