These are four small 6×6″ paintings of the four seasons. They can be displayed as a square or in a row or separately. Notice the beads and stones and small objects incorporated into the design. and here’s another 6×6″ called Summer Breeze
Starting in late 2018, I started doing more some more painterly images using some of my vacation photos as inspiration. These two are flowers from Butchart Gardens on Vancouver Island. Look closely and you can see the bead details on some of the flowers. Daisies (2019) 8×10” Acrylic & beads $125 Chrysanthemums (2018) 8×10” Acrylic &Continue reading “Daisies and Chrysanthemums”
I’m thrilled to be showing with an incredible group of artists at Art 84 for the EAST Austin Studio Tour. Art 84 is proud to host eleven wonderful visual artists as part of the 2018 EAST Studio Tour: Thierry Bignolet, Cornelius Carter, Valérie Chaussonnet, Linda Dumont, Melanie Hickerson, Emily Hoyt-Weber, Jose Lopez, Helen Mary Vanston Marek, Alicia Philley, Amy Scofield, and Gentleman Dancers (Ben Ruggiero, BenContinue reading “Time for EAST 2018”
I am looking forward to participating in the EAST Austin Studio Tour again at ART 84 in November 2019. I’ll once again be helping my brother, Larry Vanston, run the ART 84 temporary gallery at 84 Waller in Austin (formerly known as Gallery 84) and will also show some of my acrylic abstracts, digitally enhanced photos, andContinue reading “2019 EAST Austin Studio Tour”
Acrylic with beads and string. This is the first piece I did where I incorporated the beaded “bloom” with the acrylic painting. It’s still one of my favorites. I also painted this box using the same color scheme — they look great together. (Not for Sale) By Helen Mary Vanston Marek, 2016
Wooden box painted with acrylic paint. Matches Waterfall wall piece. By Helen Mary Vanston Marek
Larry and I getting ready for EAST! The East Austin Studio Tour isn’t until November, but we got the banner today and it looks great! Thanks Hudson for taking photos.
This is the excerpt for a featured post.
New Boxes for 2018 EAST
New Rock Jewelry will be at Art 84 for 2018 EAST