Lisa Scadron

terramarkings / paintings

Terramarkings Series / Available Paintings

a series of abstract paintings of the marks we make on our landscape

Even when I start a painting with a strong image or concept in mind, it always changes through the process of playing with the media. Usually, I don't understand, or more accurately, see, the theme in a series of paintings until they are complete and I have a chance to live with them for a few months.
 
All of the works in this series have many layers, as I kept adding to them over time (in some cases, over years) until I came up with a composition that felt right and finished. The resulting textures from all the built up paint and other media looked to me like the surfaces of landscapes. I followed my instinct to carve down into the layers. Those markings reminded me of petroglyphs made by both ancient and modern man, but also of the physical scars humans leave on the earth (terra) as we manipulate it to give us what we need (and what we don't)—markings on the land that are especially evident when seen from an aerial perspective.   



TERRA MARKINGS II
oil, acrylic, casein, molding paste on canvas with painted edges
40in x 30in     
2008






TERRA MARKINGS VII
acrylic, mixed media on canvas with painted edges
60in x 42in x 2in
2014
$4,000 / email to purchase



Series
This series in ongoing—I will add new works if I feel they fit into the theme of this series.

To view sold paintings from this series, please visit my facebook album or my Behance project.



Purchasing Paintings
Prices are listed under each image in US dollars and do not include tax, packing, shipping and insurance, or framing.
Please email for any questions, to purchase art, or to inquire about collaborative projects or commissioning works.


Painting Authenticity
My paintings are one-of-a-kind creations.  I do not sell reproductions (prints) of my paintings.  The prints I create are original digital works of art.



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