Plant pigment monotypes

  • elderberry painting detail2014 Jenny Purrett

  • Elder stalks arranged

  • The Sum of its Parts: Elder: Part I

  • Elder Cluster

  • Elderberry pigment on paper

  • The Sum of its Parts: Elder Part II


A series of works on paper using the pigment in elder plants. Collecting, dissecting, ordering and recording was all part of the process. One of the works was selected for the Bryant Keeling Open Painting competition 2014.