Exhibited at Athenaeum gallery located in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, September 7 – October 15, 2023. Contact the gallery directly for purchase inquiries. https://www.nvfaa.org/
Breathe Life Into a Stone
MEDIUM: Encaustic on cradled wood panel
TYPE: Painting created with professional high-quality materials
DISPLAY: Unframed. Sides of panel are painted slate gray. Ready to hang with hardware attached.
Signed certificate of authenticity available.
Geological abstract depicting a complicated formation of many stones supported by a firm foundation. Sometimes life keeps piling it on like a mountain of boulders. How does one bare the weight of the world and keep going? Mixed media includes encaustic, wax pencil, and water-soluble encaustic paint. Titled taken from Shakespeare’s, All’s Well That Ends Well.
This piece is included in the “Every Rock Has A Story” collection of 20 geology-inspired paintings. Click HERE to read a blog article about the backstory, inspiration, and process of the collection.