endless summer

These drawings feature traced and collaged images culled from the pages of upscale real estate magazines and my own personal photos, and gouache. They are a sometimes absurd commentary on our domestic aspirations, the material indicators of success we strive for, and our complicated relationship with the natural world.

“He inherited his passion for collecting from his father” Clare Thomas, 2018, carbon, gouache and paper on paper, 19.5″ x 25.5″.

 

“The older I get, the more feminine I become” Clare Thomas, 2018, carbon, gouache and paper on paper, 19.5″ x 25.5″.

 

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“truly, an artist,”  Clare Thomas, 2019, carbon, gouache and collage on repurposed card, 12″x 17.5″

 

“Black horses transported only the highest quality coffee” Clare Thomas, 2018, carbon, gouache and paper on paper, 19.5″ x 25.5″.

 

 

“The castle was, above all else, his home” Clare Thomas, 2019, carbon, gouache and collage on repurposed card, 7.5″ x 12″

 

“This wasn’t what anyone expected” Clare Thomas, 2018, carbon and gouache on paper, 19.5″ x 25.5″.

 

“Boy in Woods” Clare Thomas, 2018, carbon and gouache on paper, 22″ x 30″ (detail.)

 

“Mary at Home” (dyptich,) Clare Thomas, 2018, carbon and gouache on paper, each 9″ x 12″.