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Botanical Interlude

Catching my breath a little bit. My next solo show is going to be at Haven Gallery, opening on December 2nd. I’ve just finished painting the final piece that will be a part of that show. That doesn’t mean I’m anywhere close to finished and ready for the show however. Given my recent methods now of creating custom lasercut frames, and then sealing my watercolor paintings into these frames with resin, a large and scary part of the process still remains to be done before the paintings can be called finished. A few of the frames are currently being processed …

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Descants & Cadences – Gearing up for a new book!

Descants and Cadences a new art book by Stephanie Law

These past few months, I’ve been working on this. It’s a new art book. Yay! It has been about 4 years since my previous collected works volume “Between the Seams”. In that interim, a LOT of art has happened, and a lot of twists and turns to my style and subject matter. A new book to reflect those changes is overdue, and will include pieces from Strange Dreams, my Magpie Series, the Stag Sonata Cycle, Insecta, and Descants and Cadences. This new art book will be launched via crowdfunding on Kickstarter (tentative launch date is April 14th, and a funding …

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Descants

Descants watercolor art by Stephanie Law

Descants Medium: Watercolor & gold leaf Size: 12×18 Original painting is available via Tighnabruaich Gallery. There were a number of paintings I did in the past month that led up to Descants, where I was exploring various aspects and elements of the painting in a smaller or more isolated form. Some pieces I was playing with texture, or exploring color combinations. But I finally felt ready to tackle the painting in its entirety that I had imagined. After scribbling out and settling on a thumbnail, I transfer and finalize the sketch on my final painting surface. And then begin the …

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Dragoncon 2015 matted remarques

It’s that time of year again when I’m preparing for Dragoncon. I won’t be there in person this year, but my art will still be in the art show. Here’s the first batch of pieces that I have just finished matting and drawing remarques on. As usual, my prints for the art show are made unique with individual hand-drawn remarques in ink. The remarqued versions are only available via the auction. If you’re interested in prints of any of these pieces, you can click on the titles for the links to my shop. * * * Dreaming Blossoms * * …

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