“Gunpowder is an amazingly interesting, diverse, and challenging medium…” – KJK
As an artist, KJ Kahnle thrives on experimentation and her more recent experiments have been quite explosive. “Gunpowder is an amazingly interesting, diverse, and challenging medium. Not being able to completely predict or control the final outcome, unlike my detailed pencil work, is part of what I really enjoy about it. It’s kind of like life, you plan but the reactions of all the variables creates unexpected results.
'Wired" Ignited gunpowder and cannon fuse on paper. 12"x`12"
"Lost Prairie" - Honored that is it part of the Montana Miniatures Show at Western Art Week in Great Falls, MT. (11x14 ignited gunpowder on paper)
Gun Powder Art... an amazingly interesting, diverse, and challenging to control medium. Artistic experimentation has taken me a lot of places and this if by far the most intriguing medium I've worked with yet. Not being able to predict or control the final outcome is...