While living in Asia I learned to make these inks from natural sources such as indigo, acacia, brazilwood. The work evokes organic patterns, weather, sound, inner energies of nature.

 
S. Sutro, Interstice #3, natural inks, 16x10.5, 2018.JPG

Interstice #3, natural inks, 16”x11,” 2018

S. Sutro, Interstice #2, natural ink on paper,  31x22.JPG

Interstice #2, natural inks, 18”x14”, 2018

S. Sutro, Inner Motion #1, natural ink on paper,  18x14.JPG

Inner Motion #1, natural inks, 18"x14” 2018

S. Sutro, Net #4, natural inks, 19x14 2017.JPG

            Interstice #4, natural ink, 16”x11,” 2018                                                  

S.Sutro, Transpiration #5, natural ink, 16x11, 2018.JPG

       Transpiration #5,, natural inks, 16"x11" 2018

S.Sutro, Restless Landscape #21, x14, 2018.JPG

Restless Landscape #21, natural ink, 19"x14"   2018

S.Sutro, Wave Reach #2, natural ink, 11x8, 2018.JPG

     Wave Reach #2, natural inks, 11"x8," 2018

S.Sutro, Transpiration #8, natural ink, 16x11, 2018.JPG

           Transpiration #8, natural inks, 16"x11," 2018