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Mother Fear OOAK Artist Pen and Ink Surreal Scary Artist Chinese Lantern Mobile

Mother Fear OOAK Artist Pen and Ink Surreal Scary Artist Chinese Lantern Mobile

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: paper lantern, glue, fishing line
  • Favorited by: 10 people
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10" "Mother Fear" Paper Lantern
Featuring Pen and Ink Pointillism
Inspired by Lucretius

This lantern was created from tiny digital prints of a pen and ink I did called, "Mother Fear". The original was 6" x 6" on wood and was inspired by a quote from Lucretius, "Fear is the Mother of all Religion". I suppose this is what I thought that mother might look like. The original disappeared some where between gallery transfers over a decade ago. I made this little gem as a tribute and it has hung in my studio for awhile.
It looks really cool lit up.

Listing is for the lamp shades only.

International Orders please contact me for shipping rates.

Artist Statement:

I am driven to create as surely as I need to breathe.

I have always been intrigued with the mind, the subconscious and symbols. I indulge in reading books by Jung, Freud, Joseph Campbell, and Mother Goose, books about Philosophy, Universal Theories, Physics, History, Mythology, Theology and Conspiracy Theories.

A fantasy world of creatures called the Freak Doody Heads has taken root in my sub-conscience and is emerging as a full blown universe with its own mythology through my art work.

I began customizing vinyl toys almost a decade ago. This medium has allowed me to connect to my life-long love of toys in new ways as the creator instead of collector. I have been surprised to find that they provide an avenue of expression for some deeper thoughts and social commentary that I may have avoided previously. This in turn has caused a recent evolutionary shift in other areas of my art.

Skydiving turns up again and again in my artwork as a result of being submerged in the sport and lifestyle for nearly two decades. I retired from jumping out of airplanes in 2010 to be a full time artist, and soon after I became a full time mom instead. Now I’m both.
I have been a self representing artist since 2001. I currently live and work in amazing Colorado. My artwork can be seen in person at Commonwheel Artist Co-op in Manitou Springs, Colorado.
Kelly Green (H-Baum)
10" "Mother Fear" Paper Lantern
Featuring Pen and Ink Pointillism
Inspired by Lucretius

This lantern was created from tiny digital prints of a pen and ink I did called, "Mother Fear". The original was 6" x 6" on wood and was inspired by a quote from Lucretius, "Fear is the Mother of all Religion". I suppose this is what I thought that mother might look like. The original disappeared some where between gallery transfers over a decade ago. I made this little gem as a tribute and it has hung in my studio for awhile.
It looks really cool lit up.

Listing is for the lamp shades only.

International Orders please contact me for shipping rates.

Artist Statement:

I am driven to create as surely as I need to breathe.

I have always been intrigued with the mind, the subconscious and symbols. I indulge in reading books by Jung, Freud, Joseph Campbell, and Mother Goose, books about Philosophy, Universal Theories, Physics, History, Mythology, Theology and Conspiracy Theories.

A fantasy world of creatures called the Freak Doody Heads has taken root in my sub-conscience and is emerging as a full blown universe with its own mythology through my art work.

I began customizing vinyl toys almost a decade ago. This medium has allowed me to connect to my life-long love of toys in new ways as the creator instead of collector. I have been surprised to find that they provide an avenue of expression for some deeper thoughts and social commentary that I may have avoided previously. This in turn has caused a recent evolutionary shift in other areas of my art.

Skydiving turns up again and again in my artwork as a result of being submerged in the sport and lifestyle for nearly two decades. I retired from jumping out of airplanes in 2010 to be a full time artist, and soon after I became a full time mom instead. Now I’m both.
I have been a self representing artist since 2001. I currently live and work in amazing Colorado. My artwork can be seen in person at Commonwheel Artist Co-op in Manitou Springs, Colorado.
Kelly Green (H-Baum)

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