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Title: A Change of Heart

Artists: Karen Halt

             Paul Nitsche

Media: acrylic, resin. gold leaf, wood

Size: 21x13x3

 

 

 

"A Change of Heart" comes from a sketch series involving heart themes by Karen Halt. Paul Nitsche contributed sculptural elements to the painting resulting in this collaborative effort between the two artists. The piece was created for the show "Collaboration" at Abel Contemporary Gallery

Boxes showcase graphite drawings enhanced with colored pencils and paint washes. Backgrounds use a free motion and original digitized embroidery.

beth's box

Beth's Box      graphite drawing quilted background

butterfly box
frog fan

Frog Fan Box     graphite drawing quilted background

Origami Crane Box

Butterfly Box      graphite drawing quiltedbackground

at home away from home

               At Home Away From Home Box    

          graphite drawing on quilted background

Origami Crane Box      graphite drawing quilted background

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"The Gift"

Hand painted, stenciled hanging.

Hand & machine stitched with 

original digitized embroidery.

frog torso

 FROG COLLAR & TORSO     

 TEXTILE 16X17X11

grasshopper torso

GRASS HOPPER COLLAR & TORSO 

TEXTILE 16X17X11

rabbit torso

 RABBIT COLLAR & TORSO

  TEXTILE 16X17X11