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Art by Jo Anna Jarvis
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Jo Anna Jarvis
Montclair , New Jersey - United States
Ceramics - Abstract

My pieces I believe are abstracted from a combination of everyday activity, pivotal experiences and emotions which extract themselves and manifest into forms of texture and colour.I hope that those who see my work will allow himself to be carried away by his unconscious mind allowing the movement, the texture and the colour to to shape his conscious mind.A reminder from a fellow artist: "Let the painter shut his mouth, let the art speak" - Bart van Oijen-I can't say that have preconceived ideas of what I'm hoping to create at the onset of any of my pieces. For me it has been a ritual of applying paint to canvas and seeing what reveals it self. As I go I find out more about this relationship between myself and what I call art, which changes ever constantly.My more recent pieces have been a combination of mixed media (Oil pastels, gesso, and paper and sometimes shellac), without any derived theme. Instead I use colour, abstract shapes and surface texture to create visual...
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Cindi Ann
2011-07-27 19:43:46
very good choice of colors, and design
Alicia Brown
2009-06-10 18:18:01
this piece is watchin me love the colours and the composition.
Michael Easter
2009-01-24 14:25:30
I love the color combination that you chose here!
Johnnie belinda Ramey
2008-05-18 11:48:30
This is great lots of depth.
Krystle Easter
2007-12-16 03:55:58
I really love the colors..very beautiful.Happy Holidays :)
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