• Surreal Assemblages by Betsy Youngquist Combine Human Features with Beaded Animals

    2 years ago - By Colossal

    Artist Betsy Youngquist creates three-dimensional mixed media utilizing beadwork, crystals, and found doll parts like eyes, mouths, and hands. The elements merge to create surreal creatures that exist between human and animal, mixing animated facial features with long tentacles or hooves. For the works, Youngquist and her partner R. Scott Long first cut apart antique doll heads to determine what sort of animal the face might inspire. Next, Long sculpts a form for the sculpture and Youngquist adheres an assemblage of glass beads, stones, and eyes.
    “History and the energy of times past are...
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  • Mixed Media Abstract Vertical Painting "FOLLOW THE RIBBON OF YOUR DREAMS" by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

    Mixed Media Abstract Vertical Painting "FOLLOW THE RIBBON OF YOUR DREAMS" by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

    2 years ago - By Daily Painters Abstract

    Acrylic mixed media on canvas acrylic, monoprints, painted on 2 canvases that are wired together.
    36"x18"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas
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