The focus of underwater series is the fluidity of the feminine, youthful and life energy immersed in water; the beauty of ethereal forms with movement and flow.
Roche works with an a blend of realistic and impressionist style. She prepares the photographic ‘negative,' prints onto archival broad deep weave premium canvas material, paints onto the stretched canvas with acrylic & oil paints, gold and silver leafs and inks.
Finishing with several layers of resin epoxy embedding semi-precious stones and materials, metal pigments, minerals and crushed glass into a finish that encases the works depths and adds a distinct beauty.
The process is to create artwork that is healing and peaceful.
Each piece is an original. The base inspiration image is a limited edition of 7. All originals created with various materials so that each is truly unique.