very small rocks

A strong line of repeated paper scraps becomes even more rugged when it’s digitally transformed to dark blue to contrast with the copper layers. Digital collage © 2014 Liz Ruest, 17 layers

a mile wide

Horizons give my eyes space to wander. Digital collage © 2014 Liz Ruest, 25 layers

what’s coming to you

An impression of the shore yielding to the water. Digital collage © 2014 Liz Ruest, 18 layers

can summon fire

Impressions of almost getting lost, but not quite. Digital collage © 2014 Liz Ruest, 14 layers

bit of peril

Architecture and pattern overlaid on text-heavy collage. Digital collage © 2014 Liz Ruest, 14 layers

already got one

Generations of Skagit farmland, abstracted. Digital collage © 2014 Liz Ruest, 18 layers

Skagit Fields

Skagit Valley farmland detail. Duotone digital photograph © 2014 Liz Ruest

Collage #324

Regal colors, monoprinted elements, and a grid format as a base layer for larger work. Paper collage © 2014 Liz Ruest