Permalink | 3 notes Treerings by Tony HongNo. 2:  It took a while but he finally learned he had nothing to hide.Practically  every piece begins with me asking myself if I can even do it.  The more  ludicrous the thought, the more audacious the attempt becomes. How long  would it take if I did a tree rings piece that bled over an 18” x 24”  panel?  No. 2 was also spurred on by an older rings piece  (No. 1) that I  wasn’t too pleased with.  When I finished it, I felt like the shit for  finishing a 14” diameter tree ring.  In time, I took a step back, and  realized I could have put so much more into it. No. 2 is my response to  all of that.Ink on paper  18” x 24”  2009


Treerings by Tony Hong

No. 2: It took a while but he finally learned he had nothing to hide.

Practically every piece begins with me asking myself if I can even do it. The more ludicrous the thought, the more audacious the attempt becomes. How long would it take if I did a tree rings piece that bled over an 18” x 24” panel? No. 2 was also spurred on by an older rings piece (No. 1) that I wasn’t too pleased with. When I finished it, I felt like the shit for finishing a 14” diameter tree ring. In time, I took a step back, and realized I could have put so much more into it. No. 2 is my response to all of that.

Ink on paper 18” x 24” 2009

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