The Red Thread

The red thread represents passion or energy moving through form. Zen master Ikkyu named a certain practice Red Thread Zen, in which passion could be a road to enlightenment. The Red Thread series incorporates a third dimension, as the works undulate out towards the viewer.  Tengujo washi is a thin mulberry paper that resembles silk. It is used to create numerous transparent layers in this series.


Red Petals | Moon Waves | Lightness of Being | Celestial Twist | The Red Line