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the light on the figure adds drama to the simple act of making a tortilla
Tortilla Maker
Watercolor

Won an Honorable mention in the Northstar Watermedia Exhibition 2015

In my figurative work I try to dramatize the subject with light and color. Here I wanted to portray a generous Mexican hostess. Though I couldn't understand much of her Spanish, she communicated well through her cooking. Hand-made tortillas came with nearly every meal!