Herb Jackson's paintings are built up in many layers which are scraped off as they are being applied. Shapes and marks come and go as the painting develops to a hundred or more layers. The final outcome is the result of a process of discovery similar to the life experience itself.
"To require that an image, to be a bearer of content, must be recognizable is to suggest that there is no form to the unknowable. My inner journey through art confirms, for me at least, that it is not necessary to rob life of its mystery in order to understand it." - Herb Jackson