Honestly, I didn't start out with this in mind: I was simply doing something in the kitchen. One minute, I was prepping vegetables for dinner. Before I catch myself I was back in my studio with this in-hand, looking for my paint! What do you think it is?
It is the base of some sort of leafy veggie that came in my local produce box.
It tasted like a cross between bok choy and chard.
When I got to the base of the bunch I loved the look of it! Here are a few of the marks I made with it:
these are artist trading cards made with watercolor paper
here is a swatch of mulberry paper stamped with opaque white acrylic paint