Jo Ellen Walker
Jo Ellen Walker is a mixed-media artist who creates images with iconic references. Jo Ellen maintains a home studio in Annandale, Virginia. In 2014 Jo Ellen left her job as a civil rights attorney to pursue working as a full time artist.
My piece Anticipation is about coming forth from a shelter - even though that shelter is lined with gold. The background is complex and filled with hidden layers.
Encaustic, tar, gold leaf, bark, magnolia pod and wire.
Panel wrapped in mulberry paper., 12”x 12”