Insurgence reflects the explosive response of the waters of life to the influence of cosmic forces.
The etch formed an extraordinary wide, long streak of iridescent blue-green while in the solvent, most of which disappeared after it was removed and wiped down. I did my best to recreate the impression of that streaking with an iridescent blue-green pigment used for fishing lures.
Acid-etched and engraved copper with fretwork, repousse, Pearl Ex pigment, Vitrail medium & inks. Backed with a textured textured aluminum panel. Mounted on mahogany.