Posts Tagged ‘inspiring artist’

In the Studio – New Work

Posted by lindacelestian on March 30, 2017 in All Posts, Blog, New Work | 2 Comments

A while back I was the recipient of a mini grant through Blick Art Supplies in partnership with InLiquid Art and Design. Here are the supplies I purchased with the grant and below is my proposal. I was given more spray paint for Christmas from my family gift exchange. So exciting, look at these colors! My proposal: I […]

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Inspiring Artist – Alexander McQueen

Posted by lindacelestian on December 19, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiring artist | No Comments

Alexander McQueen was an extremely talented, bright star of the fashion world that left this earth too soon. His work was art with a capital A and will never go out of style. He committed suicide in 2010, he was 40 years old. I’m going to share some of my favorites from his body of work but […]

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Inspiring Artist – LuAnn Ostergaard

Posted by lindacelestian on December 12, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiration, Inspiring artist | No Comments

I found the artist LuAnn Ostergaard on Pinterest. Here is an excerpt from her website “My creative spirit is awakened by the beauty I see in naturally occurring patterns and textures. I find beauty in imperfection and often see it in scarred and weathered surfaces.” Everyone who knows me knows I love a good rusty […]

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Inspiring Artist / Mary Fischer

Posted by lindacelestian on May 23, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiring artist | No Comments

Whenever I’m in Philly I try to get to the Snyderman – Works Galleries on 303 Cherry Street in Old City. I somehow missed their fiber show, what a shame. I did come upon some ceramic works by Mary Fischer that were captivating. She makes these beautiful little structures with glazed wonky line work on all the joints […]

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In the Studio – Painting on Dura-lar

In the studio I’ve been working on Dura-lar with acrylic paint. It’s a translucent surface that’s similar to Mylar. I’m working on both sides and really playing with all different ways of applying and removing paint. I’ve poured the paint, spray painted with and without stencils. I’ve used a brush to apply paint and then when it’s dry scratched […]

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Inspiring Artist – Nespoon

Posted by lindacelestian on January 12, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiring artist | No Comments

I’m in love with the work of Polish street artist Nespoon. She uses traditional lace patterns to beautify decrepit city walls and other found surfaces. She researches lace work from whatever country she is working in and says “In every lace we can find a universal aesthetic code, which is deeply embedded in every culture. […]

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