Acrylic & rhinestones on canvas, 26 x 28″, 2009
Leafy Pond, watercolor/mixed media on paper, 9 x 12″, 2009
Taking Myself To Heart. Mixed Media on Canvas, 13 x 13″, 2009
Blue Web Mandala, mixed media & bead embroidery on canvas, 10 x 10″, 2008. This is currently in residence above my computer workstation- my symbolic “World Wide Web” if you will…
A detail of the surface embellishment techniques on “Web Mandala”. Note the copper wrapped wreath in the center; it is willow, from a batch of handmade, salvaged green shoots.
Perhaps, mixed media, acrylic & metallic paint on canvasboard, 5 x 7″, 2007- SOLD
Starlights, acrylic, metallic paint & mixed media on canvas, 8 x 8′, 2007. I was experimenting with various means of surface building, and happened upon a found playing card that already had this word mysteriously typed on it- somehow it found its way naturally into the piece.
Nature- mixed media on canvas- poetry quote by Emily Dickinson- 9 x 12″- 2006
Green Egg, watercolor on paper- journal sketch about 6 x 8″, 2006
Anxiety Queen, mixed media on canvas, 4 x 6″, 2006. One piece in a series of studies illustrating psychological concepts via art media & visual expression.
Dragonfly Abstract. Acrylic, beads, mixed media on canvas. 26 x 44″. 2006
Women Reclaiming Personal Power, acrylic paint, bead embroidery & mixed media on canvas, 12 x 28″, 2006
A detail showing some of the bead/embroidery work in “Women Reclaiming….” As this was a technique sampler, each section of the overall piece took several hours to complete.
Purple Techno Starburst, acrylic/metallic pen/permanent marker/mirror embroidery on canvas, 9 x 12″, 2005. Artist trade.
Something About You, mixed media on canvasboard, 6 x 8″, 2004- Sold to a nice lady who shared she intended to give it to her partner as an anniversary present.
Crossroads, acrylic on canvas, 24 x 36″, 2003
Secret Code, Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 30″, 2003- SOLD
Triskelion Drum- acrylic on wood frame drum, about 24″ across. 2000
Still Life with Magic, acrylic on canvas, about 18 x 24″, 1994
NOTE: All works (c) Serena Blossom Appel 2013.