Collector acquire this painting: “Seashell & Cowrie Love Story “

New collector

This mixed-media abstract found a new Home recently and I wish to thank my new collectors for acquiring this piece. In this oil painting, a blue starfish & a cowrie shell add dimension, texture and interest through some sort of “camouflage”. It always amazes me to see how Nature plays with color, to hide, frighten, or seduce…. Here, the cowrie shell shows that it was used by generations of Continue Reading

2018 Solo Exhibition Marie Wohlfahrt

Marie Wohlfahrt Solo Exhibition March 2018

Opening Reception March 2nd, 2018

Marie Wohlfahrt Solo Exhibition at Lebanon Picture Frame & Art Gallery

My first 2018 Solo exhibition was interactive & fun! Despite the cold air, collectors & friends gifted us with their visit, enthusiasm and warmth! While they were looking at my Nautical Abstracts, I took this opportunity to shoot a video Continue Reading

Outer shell & inner soul

Outer shell, inner soul and creative process

Bonjour!

Earlier this week, I was participating in a focus group and the facilitator asked me: “why are you using seashells in your abstract paintings? what do they represent in your artistic expression?”

So I had to pause, gear my brain toward my native language, which usually (but not always) helps me “extract” my ideas.

And I sort of articulated, the best I could with my french accent: “The seashell really is the remaining element of a former Continue Reading