20.00"W x 20.00"H x 1.5"D

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Virginia Beach, VA

Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: volcano, magma, blue, bright, abstract, sculpture, orange, erupt, scorching, texture, abstract

Media: acrylic, canvas, gel, paste, crackle, heavy, matte, super

Size: 20"W x 20"H x 1.5"D

Year Created: 2018

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This richly textured abstract pits cool blues against underlying glimpses of scorching magma. The volcanic sculpture is constructed of matte super heavy gel. I pierced the top, opened the peak with a palette knife and pulled back the sides as if peeling an orange. This was a fun piece to create, extending beyond the use of brushes and paint. This piece offers the observer an endless array of interpretive prompts.

Sides painted.
Wire attached, ready to hang.

I create art as a release, as a vehicle for all the emotions and thoughts that are relevant but don't quite have a place in my common-sense, everyday life. Art allows me to address the irrational, add and subtract colors, work at the pace of ideas, and communicate in the unspoken language of art.

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