An upturned cabbage, drawn in pastel on white paper, showing leaves that have been eaten by small creatures, but still edible in spite of these attacks.
Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Can be seen at sue deakin
Another in a group of pastel drawings made in 2012, drawn directly from the plants grown by Susan in her allotment and garden. A n enthusiast for good food that she has grown herself, Susan is intrigued by the damage to the plants by pests. Sharing the produce is inevitable - how much can the snails eat and still leave enough for humans to enjoy?