Fused plates of calcium carbonate (empty sea urchin tests) from my mother’s Grey Sea🐚Silverpoint and graphite on ultramarine violet, bone ash, scarlet lake and white gouache 🐚
Sketchbook pp. 7-8
Underpainting for a Carcinoma of the Ovary. Acrylic and silverpoint on paper. Ultramarine Violet, bone ash and acrylic medium makes a kind of hyacinth blue. Hyacinthus suffered what often befell beautiful boys: he became a purple flower with a delicate scent.
🌍 exciting things planned with @frankie.markot (she’s keeping me young) 🌍
Can’t even pretend that this is autobiographical because I spend an arm and a hairy leg on hair removal products 🔪
A dairy mermaid in a milk bath with @frankie.markot today
Over the page: “Fish-women who stay too long on land pay in pounds of flesh, and those who become too fond of terrestrial men have been known to receive legs in exchange for having their tongues cut out.”