CATALOG NO. B99a-2020
Circles - Volume 1
Primordial Forces

Circles

Circles Volume 1 - book closed front view

Circles

Circles Volume 1 - book closed rear view

Specifications - unique book, Volume 1 of three volumes
Book – 10.5" diameter 1.5" thick closed, 7 sets of original drawings and paintings, 18 works total.
See image descriptions for materials, media and processes.
Covers – Black Stonehenge paper on Davey board. Enamel painted edges. Embossed copper sheets over paper onlays.
Endpapers - paste paper by Madeleine Durham
Circular binding with hidden hinges made of laser cut plywood designed by TPW, cut by Freefall Laser

Thomas Parker Williams – Design, binding and all artwork

Circles

Book Open to Title page

Circles

Book Open to Set 1 page 4


Circles Title Page

Title Page
Set 1 - 1. Dilute acrylic ink and etching ink on paper with cutout numeral.


Circles Nebula

Nebula
Set 1 - 2. Watercolor and acrylic ink on Stonehenge black paper.


Circles Impact

Impact
Set 1 - 3. Dilute acrylic ink, alcohol based stains and enamel on two sheets of 70lb Mohawk.


Circles Flare

Flare
Set 1 - 4. Dry pigments in alkyd medium on 130lb Mohawk.


Circles Leviathan

Leviathan
Set 2 - 1. CAD drawing enhanced with ink on matte film.


Circles Collisions

Collisions
Set 2 - 2. Alcohol based stains and colored pencil over matte varnish on clear polyester sheet.


Circles Orbits

Orbits
Set 2 - 3. Dry pigments in alkyd medium with colored pencil highlights on 130lb Mohawk.


Circles Function

Function
Set 3 - 1. Ink drawing on graph-printed cotton vellum.


Circles Faraday

Faraday
Set 3 - 2. Ink drawing on 70lb Mohawk with alcohol based stains.


Circles EM

EM
Set 3 - 3. Three-part volvelle on cut 130lb Mohawk. Inks, colored pencil, enamel and paste paper with alcohol based stains.


Circles Fissure

Fissure
Set 4 - 1. Enamel on Stonhenge black.


Circles Island

Island
Set 4 - 2. Ink drawing on 130lb Mohawk overlaid with ink drawing with dry pigments in alkyd medium on folded Paper Tyger


Circles Island Shown with fold open

Island
Set 4 - 2. Shown with fold open.


Circles Currents

Currents
Set 5 - 1. Ink drawing on 70lb Mohawk with alcohol based stains.


Circles Concentricity

Concentricity
Set 5 - 2. Embossed aluminum foil mounted on paper and 130lb Mohawk with enamel, dry pigments and acrylic ink.


Circles Beaufort

Beaufort
Set 5 - 3. Dry pigments in alkyd medium on 130lb Mohawk.


Circles Eye Wall

Eye Wall
Set 6 - 1. Ink on vellum mounted on ink drawing on 70lb Mohawk with alcohol based stains.


Circles Fujita

Fujita
Set 6 - 2. Watercolor on Strathmore Bristol.


Circles Energy Scale

Energy Scale
Set 7 - 1. Ink drawing on matte polyester film mounted as a volvelle on 130lb Mohawk with airbrushed acrylic ink.

Circles Volume 2

Circles Volume 3

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