Gouaches

Iris

Using Victorian Floriography and her signature graphic figurative style, the artist lovingly paints an homage to hope.  Precious in it's smaller size, Iris would be a perfect addition to any collection, be it beginner or pro. 6”x4.5” (framed to 8”x6”)

6”x4.5” (framed to 8”x6”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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Sleeping Sisters

Sleeping Sisters is a quiet examination of sisterly love completed at a time when physical contact has been severely limited.  7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Snug

Snug is a metaphor for safety. Insulated from the elements in her sleeping bag, the figure peers out serenely at the viewer.  10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020, $75

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Protecting Transformation

Protea and Eucalyptus come together in the Victorian Floriography tradition to send a message of Protecting Transformation.  This small piece is full of whimsy and tiny details. 4.5”x6” (framed to 6”x8”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

4.5”x6” (framed to 6”x8”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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Above

Above is a birds-eye view of a slept in, unmade bed. It's more of a narrative study of sheet folds.   10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Violet, Mistletoe, and Holly

A message is hidden in this piece. Using Victorian Floriography, the artist conveys that one should have humble foresight when overcoming difficulties. 4.5”x6” (framed to 6”x8”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

4.5”x6” (framed to 6”x8”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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Balance

For anyone who needs a reminder to find equilibrium in their life. Balance portrays the power of finding stability. 7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020,

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Finding Sleep

It's a relief to fall asleep after a long day...even if it's in a strange position. 10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Hope

Lily of the Valley and Snow Drops are wrapped safely in the artists signature blue stripped bedsheets. They are a reminder, using Victorian floriography, that happiness and warmth are sure to come 6”x4.5” (framed to 8”x6”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

6”x4.5” (framed to 8”x6”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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Floating Sheet

Floating Sheet  is an elegant examination of material in a zephyr. With the breath of wind, a simple bedsheet can begin to look like a bird. 7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Liberty

Liberty  is a sassy interpretation of the Statue of Liberty Monument. Here she is wryly created wrapped in a bedsheet, a nod to children's use of sheets as togas while playing pretend. 10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Bedtime

The act of sleep is a creative process where we create whole worlds and characters. The remnants of that, at times messy, creative process can be seen in Bedtime.   7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Consoled

This is a small homage to self-care and homeopathy. Here is a figure surrounded by medicinal plants. Her natural remedies have consoled her aching heart and mind. 4.5”x6” (framed to 6”x8”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

4.5”x6” (framed to 6”x8”), Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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Cocoon

Cocoon conveys a feeling that we are all familiar with; a warm snuggly sleep that completely envelopes us.  7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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5 More Minutes

5 More Minutes  is a playful illustration of the gravity of sleep. Everyone has had those days where they just don't want to face the day quite yet. 7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

7”x10” (framed to 8.5”x11”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Dream

Dream is modeled after a sleeping child. Honestly, how do they find sleep in these impossible positions? 10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

10”x7” (framed to 11”x8.5”), Gouache and Charcoal on Paper, 2020

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Hypoxia 2

10"x7”, framed to 11”x8.5”, Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

10"x7”, framed to 11”x8.5”, Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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Hypoxia 4

10"x7”, framed to 11”x8.5”, Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

10"x7”, framed to 11”x8.5”, Gouache and Ink on Paper, 2020

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