15.00"W x 22.00"H x 0.1"D

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Allison Patera


Medium: Drawing

Subject Tags: reflection, charcoal, pastel, fantasy, atmospheric, surreal, alligator, crocodile, animal, crystal, amethyst, water, reptile

Media: pastel, charcoal

Size: 15"W x 22"H x 0.1"D

Year Created: 2018

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A crocodile sits still above a bed of violet crystals in bluish-green water, reflecting a still moment suspended in time. Drawn on Copperplate Etching paper with pastels and charcoal.

My art displays an exuberance for natural life and growth as well as its inevitable decay; its impermanence captured on paper. I am deeply inspired by tropical plant life, microorganisms, and various animals. These fascinating subjects are used to describe my personal triumphs, miseries, and everything in between. I also have a passion for using many different types of media including charcoal, pastels, colored pencils, watercolor, collage, printmaking, etc. Be sure to also check out my website at allisonpatera.com.

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