Katharine Colona Hopkins

In The Studio: Titanicae in progess

After making a sheet of paper, the sheet is torn and shaped around water balloons.
Katharine Colona Hopkins In The Studio: Titanicae in progess

After 2 days of drying, the forms can be removed. The paper is abaca, a pulp made from banana leaves.
Katharine Colona Hopkins In The Studio: Titanicae in progess

Making a square foot on the wall reveals that I need to make at least 2,000 cups!
Katharine Colona Hopkins In The Studio: Titanicae in progess
Katharine Colona Hopkins In The Studio: Titanicae in progess

Color study of painted forms on a wall.
Katharine Colona Hopkins In The Studio: Titanicae in progess

Color study of painted forms on a wall.