Friday, January 27, 2023


ink and pencil drawing of multiple people wash in a sea of red ink. Various occupations are represented, all of them struggling to carry on even as they are being dragged down. A young Black woman holds up a sign and raises her voice in protest.

Ink and pencil on illustration board

7" x 10"

This piece is currently in the juried show "Red" at ArtWorks Gallery in Ware, MA.

I started with the idea of "in the red" and "red ink" and the image of people drowning in a sea of red and struggling with debt in its various aspects.

ArtWorks Gallery

69 Main St., Ware, MA 01082

Show Dates and Times:

February: 4 – 26, 2023

Saturdays & Sundays | 1 to 5 pm

Opening Reception

Saturday, February 4th | 3 to 5 pm

Framed artwork on gallery wall