Being in sync is easy when everything is going your way. The Real dance however, begins when turbulence hits your life, and you and your partner are caught unawares. The beats you hear, the rhythm that you now follow are probably not what you want, and don’t live upto your expectations. It’s at this point that a married couple can choose to either stick together and learn to do the ultimate dance in unison, or just head off looking for a new partner, and a new song.
Medium: Acrylic & Ink on reused board paper.
Frame: Framed with Tapa. Tapa is made by beating the bark of the Tongan Mulberry tree for hours, until the thin strip of dried bark stretches to form a sort of paper. It has work on it with Indigenous Tongo ink which is extracted from the bark of mangroves on Tapa.