completed projects

  • tri spiral unicursal knot

    tri spiral unicursal knot

    The design is an experiment in using spirals in combination with radial symmetry to produce a unicursal knot. Usually I base knot designs like this off of circles and polygons, so this was a new challenge. I originally used this design for some cut paper stationery, shown here. Wanting to take things up a notch, […]

  • interlocking panel box

    interlocking panel box

    an attempt at making a box with identical interlocking panels

  • sphere of fifths

    The circle of fifths is a music theory model several hundred years old which describes the relationships between diatonic scales. It can be seen as an illustration of infinite chord progressions. Sphere of Fifths uses the idea of infinite knots to represent musical cycles, and uses pentagonal knot designs of varying complexity to bring the […]

  • illumination 2014

    opening is reception friday, february 21, 2014, 6:30 – 8:00pm at the Fountain City Art Center. I’m hoping to win a little cash. I just have one piece and yes I have gone¬†insane and made a circular piece of art.

  • proof

      background Students who graduated around the millennium from Carson-Newman College [sic] were invited to submit recent works for a show to coincide with the university’s 2013 homecoming.¬†The purpose of writing so much about this piece is mainly to explain my artwork to the other people in the show, since it was done partly for […]