Character – the visual work of annie weatherwax

the task of both writer & artist is to amplifying the qualities that make the language of the body understood

If I had to classify my voice, I’d call it comic realism. It is a heightened, stylized wryness that often plunges into darkness. It permeates everything I do.

In many ways the process of finding a character in a hunk of clay is the same as finding a story on a blank page. You must work a piece from all angles, and recognize the dangers of focusing too quickly on details when the structure and form have not yet been fully established.