To bicycle or walk across the Lake Champlain causeway is one of the delights of living in Vermont. Wasps are nature's paper makers, turning wood into the paper for their nests. I have included the beautiful, striated gray paper of the paper wasp in this painting.
mixed: natural and pigmented paper pulp w/pastel
abaca, cotton, blue jeans rag, pigmented flax, papyrus, wasp paper