The Art and Craft of S. B. Appel

Painting/Mixed Media

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Acrylic & rhinestones on canvas, 26 x 28″, 2009

Leafy Pond, watercolor/mixed media on paper, 9 x 12", 2009

Leafy Pond, watercolor/mixed media on paper, 9 x 12″, 2009

 

Taking Myself To Heart. Mixed Media on Canvas, 13 x 13", 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...

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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

Crossroads, acrylic on canvas, 24 x 36″, 2003

 

Secret Code, Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 30", 2003- SOLD

Secret Code, Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 30″, 2003- SOLD

 

Triskelion Drum- acrylic on wood frame drum, about 24" across. 2000

Triskelion Drum- acrylic on wood frame drum, about 24″ across. 2000

 

Still Life with Magic, acrylic on canvas, about 18 x 24", 1994

Still Life with Magic, acrylic on canvas, about 18 x 24″, 1994

NOTE: All works (c) Serena Blossom Appel 2013.

One response

  1. Carole Arterbery

    I have a piece of your father’s work that I have to let go and want to send to you.

    Like

    November 17, 2012 at 3:25 pm

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