Mixed Media on Canvas: Acrylic, Tissue Paper, Tulle and Sequins. 24″ x 36″ (60.9 cm x 91.5 cm) This painting is inspired by Act III of the opera Eugene Onegin, composed by Tchaikovsky, and based upon the novel in verse by Alexander Pushkin. It is a story of loving what you cannot have and […]
Mixed Media on Canvas: Acrylic, Fish Net, Tissue Paper and Recycled Bigelow Tea Bags. 24″ x 36″ (60.9 cm x 91.5 cm) The Guardian is a protector. She represents humanity’s desire and need for external safety and defense. Throughout history, we have constructed and used images, symbols and objects to abate our fears. We have […]
Acrylic, Unryu Paper, Leopard Print Paper made in Nepal, Tan Cork Paper by Recollections and Tissue Paper on Canvas. 18″x 24″ I was inspired to paint “Chasing Zebras” after purchasing a sheet of leopard print paper from a stationary store and unryu paper from Artmax. This project was essentially a play date with paper and […]
Acrylic, Walnut Ink Antiquing Solution by Tsukineko, Newspaper, Jen Wilson’s 29th Street Market Paper (#291175) and Unryu Paper on Canvas. 24″ x 36″ (60.9 cm x 91.5 cm) In “Calling for a Media Revolution,” I used strips of newspaper to capture a fluid stream of media traveling through one woman’s ear and out through […]
Mixed Media on Canvas: Acrylic & Newspaper. 18″ x 24″ (SOLD) As 2011 comes to a close, I feel obliged to pay tribute to the year and it’s subsequent lessons, experiences and observations. “Compelled to Speak” expresses my personal theme of the year. On numerous occasions, I struggled between assertion and silence. And, as I […]
Mixed Media on Canvas: Acrylic, Ribbon, and Newspaper. 18″ x 24″ (SOLD) I have often marveled at the sight of great pines, great cedar trees—so deeply rooted and entrenched in the earth, yet simultaneously aloft and erect, extending above all else. There is an unwavering and ageless beauty about such strength and constancy. I find […]
Mixed Media on Canvas: Acrylic, Watercolor, Oil Pastel, Shredded Newspaper (The Sacramento Bee 9-19-10).