Come see my new mix media artwork at the Burkholder Project Gallery located at 19 P St, Lincoln, NE 68508. Exhibit dates are July 5-30, 2019 with the Opening Reception taking place on July 5 from 5:30-8PM.
This piece has been selected for Silent Auction at the Mona Goes West Exhibit located at the Prairie Arts Center in North Platte, NE.
My painting, “Breaking Down Strongholds” is about digging deep and expressing more of myself, through a limited palette and materials. It is celebrating contrasts. The obvious ones are light and dark, smooth versus textural, pencil against the acrylic, but there is an obscure one that is essential to the creation of this piece. It is vulnerability. Most people see vulnerability as a negative, where fear, shame and a struggle for worthiness is at its core. However it is also the birthplace of creativity, joy, belonging and love. It is the latter I find the courage to be experiential and be authentic to my voice.