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Jillian G
Huntsville , Alabama - United States
Printmaking - Landscapes


Artist Statement

“I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - things I had no words for.” Georgia O’Keeffe

As I work, I am thinking about how the materials before me can be manipulated because each material elicits a different response from me. As I work with different textures on wood, I am looking at how the textures can be placed on the wood, its color, and the way that it feels. This results in prints that have a sense of openness and vibrant colors. With oils and pastels, I see colors and how those colors can create form and space.

The visible features of a landscape lend themselves nicely to textures that are rough or smooth, colors that are energetic or dense and to the process of manipulation. The reason for this is because the landscape is a living organism that is constantly changing. While I continue to work with landscapes, I am finding that they have become a tool that helps me visually express this idea of manipulating...
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Shaun Taylor
2013-12-08 05:28:43
Evocative work.Very nice. www.abelha.co is looking for professional artists. The website has a contact form if interested.
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