Helen works with watercolor on Japanese Ginwashi Rice Paper. She uses wax as a resist to control the watercolor on this highly absorbent paper. When finished with her batik painting, she attaches the rice paper to 300 lb. watercolor paper for framing.
A member of the Watercolor Society of Oregon Helen has won numerous state-wide awards. Her works have been published in Splash, The Best of Watercolor, a national publication. And she is a member of the High Desert Art League as well as being a working member of Tumalo Art Co. for over 15 years.