Not For Sale
The quiet energy and beautiful everchanging sunsets of the west coast are depicted in this composition and a tonal muted palette. I work with acrylic metallic inks and paints and oil paint in an attempt to simulate the reflections of light and wave action on water and the translucency of the west coast atmosphere. I have developed a personalized style that translates and interprets nature both through high-textured and saturated layers of transparent glazes. My art is a transformative interpretation rather than a literal rendering with the intention of eliciting the viewer’s emotional response inspiring self-discovery and peace.
|Technique:||Oil on Canvas|
|Styles:||Fine Art, Impressionism, Minimalism|
|Contents:||Sea, Water, Fog, Sky, Panoramic, Scenery, Horizon, Landscape, Nature, Outdoors, Ocean|
|Edition:||Original, one of a kind artwork|
|Unframed Size:||24in x 20in x 1.5in|
Lions Bay, British Columbia
Monica's distinctive style of textural painting, in which she applies thick layers of acrylic paint and medium with palette knives, results in a 3-D effect, suggesting organic energy, flow and movement. At the same time, she uses multiple glazes of colour to produce contrast and harmony, creating lightness, fluidity, and
"“Working with texture and layers in my mixed media paintings gives me an opportunity to express nature in an abstract way, to encourage the viewer to be moved by its beauty, and to create a mood that will seduce the eye, soothe the mind, and inspire the spirit.” Monica Gewurz"