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Category Archives: Paintings

Gift Tags And Other Uses…

Hi Guys….here’s a quick video of a process that I regularly use to make little lovelies to go on my art and gifts I send out…Enjoy❣
  

Much Love and Peace

Robyn

Gelliplate Layers- Video

Today I was working in the studio on layers…creating a rich depth of color and texture in my work…

One of my favorite tools for this, believe it or not is the Gelliplate…

I decided to create a short video to show you how I do it….

My biggest tip to create rich texture and color in 2-3 pulls is to begin with a dirty plate, (one in which you left old paint to dry from a previous session)…this is 50% of what makes this technique successful…

Enjoy❣

  
Much Love and Peace…

Robyn

Mosaic Books….

I created a Mosaic book of my February daily #365daysinthelifeofajournal art work….

I love this app very easy to use right on your phone…great customer service and a really unbelievable quality with quick turnaround…
Check me out daily on my Instagram @rarebirds…

Enjoy❣

  
 
Love Peace and Joy

Robyn

Yoga HArt

I’ve been spending a lot of time working in the studio…my focus has been producing work from a place of oneness…

Meditation in color and movement…I like to think of it as movement in my heart space…it’s all love…

The work below was done in my #365daysinthelifeofajournal… My next post will show some the work that resulted from this journaling…

Enjoy ❣

  
   
    
    
    
 

Pages From My 365 Days Project…

I started this project on January 1st of this year…the purpose was to bring focus and direction to my time in the studio….

I must say that this project exceeded my expectations…l found more inspiration than I was able to create or translate into other media!  Plus the added bonus of beautiful richly textured journals….I’ll do a year end reveal…

Until then here are more page compilations from the past few weeks…

Enjoy!

   
    
    
 Much Peace and Love

Robyn

On Wings Of A Dove…

New Artwork…leaving the studio on the way to a Gallery Show…you guys know how much I love Encaustics…this piece I finished this month…it reminds me of my days spent in Venice a city after my heart… The etheric Blues and Greens with colors of Old Gold…Love

Do you remember the movie on “Wings of a Dove”? If not check it out, a beautiful cinema shot in Venice…a poetic story set during postwar Italy…

Enjoy!

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Much Peace and Love

Robyn

Encaustic Love

More encaustics…love this medium! This piece is in parts a National Geographic photo transfer from a 1970s issue…..Enjoy!

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Much Peace and Love
Robyn

Art From My Studio….

This month has been filled with finishing work for an upcoming art exhibit…..

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Much Peace and Love
Robyn

African Textiles, Paper and Wax

More work from my studio…loving life!

Enjoy!…have a creative inspired day!

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Much Love and Peace
Robyn

Taking Flight….

Using Sumi ink, mono prints and encaustics in the studio….

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Much Love and Peace
Robyn