Design Studies

Strips
15" x 15" | 2010
Purple, Dark Blue, Teal, and Burnt Orange
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The cool colors are Elaine’s favorites.  The orange, of course, is complementary.  This design was inspired by the “fake fabrics” with hard-to-find complementary colors that I made for “The Color Wheel II.”

 

Collection of Elaine J. Weyuker, Metuchen, New Jersey

Squares
29" x 30" | 2011
Taupe and Rose
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I found this tiling in the mathematical textbook Tilings and Patterns, by Branko Grünbaum and G. C. Shephard.