“Feel the Rhythm” mixed media 8” x 8” is composed of sheet music, marker, acrylic paint and paper image. The tango represented here originated in Argentina and Uruguay. It’s influence spans the globe. It is a dance of emotion and depth and relies heavily on improvisation. This piece was SOLD to a vocalist who sang
“Moon Dancer” mixed media on stretched canvas 12” x 12” shows the connection between spirituality and dance. The moon signifies wisdom, intuition, birth, death, and reincarnation. Whereas dance signifies joy, celebration, and possession by a higher power. The act of dance can transform time into motion. #spiritualityandart #moonart #danceart #artbyrosemary
“Dances with Matisse” mixed media 12” x 36” using antique nude photos of dancers. My work pays homage to Henri Matisse, a French modern artist. He had studio assistants paint papers with gouache. Matisse would then cut out shapes and arrange his compositions. “Dances with Matisse” has been shown at the Pepney Gallery in Cavan,
“Purple Jam” mixed media on stretched canvas 12” x 36” speaks to the passion and spontaneity of musicians. Situated on the rooftops on the New York skyline, we can only imagine the sweet sounds of the musicians. This piece resides with my grandson who lives to create new music! #musicimprov #newyorkskyline #artbyrosemary
A surprise visitor steals your imagination and your heart! This tiny work is aimed to boost your spirits and bring thoughts of happy evenings under the stars. Thanks to my friend Kim Hughson for the beautiful magazines. Mixed media on gallery-wrapped canvas 8" x 8" $95
Yesterday I had a stranger thank me for my signs which thank our health providers during covid. She mentioned that in Dundas, people make lots of noise for the changing of the shifts at 3:30 pm and 7:30 at the local hospital. This new piece, entitled "Purple Jam" shows that making music and just making loud and joyous noise can help heal and can show our gratitude to others. Mixed media on gallery-wrapped canvas 12" x 36".