Breathing Ground


United States

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Size: 36 H x 15 W x 2.8 in

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Art Description

Painting: Acrylic, Paper, Found Objects, Charcoal and Wood on Paper, Wood and Other.

As a child, the marshes were not my favorite area of the South Carolina coast. While I couldn’t wait to get to the beach, I would hold my nose as we crossed the bridges that linked the islands and coast. It wasn’t just the smell of the pluff mud, but also the creatures—the ones I could see above the water and certainly those living under or near the water, like snakes, turtles, and frogs. It has taken decades and quite a bit of mosquito spray to appreciate the truly essential life in the wetlands. The object in the niche present the more literal water imagery. The collage painting is on a deep wood cradle,wired and ready to hang.

Keywords: Acrylic, Beach, Pluff Mud, Mixed Media, Organic, Found Object, Abstract, Carolina Coast, Marshes

Subjects: Landscape

Styles: Abstract, Abstract Expressionism

Mediums: Acrylic, Paper, Found Objects, Charcoal, Wood

Materials: Paper, Wood, Other

Prints: Landscape Art Prints, Abstract Art Prints, Abstract Expressionism Art Prints, Acrylic Art Prints, Paper Art Prints, Found Objects Art Prints, Charcoal Art Prints, Wood Art Prints, Paper Art Prints, Wood Art Prints, Other Art Prints

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