Vine

Works on Paper

Finalist

Highly commended

Pen, 80cm x 106cm

The intimate observation of plant life has long been a source of wonder. The tenacious growth of a vine, with its similarities to a venous system, may be traced from stem to capillary-like tendril. The intricacy of its path as it gropes, entwines and envelops is engrossing.

by Patrice Cooke