Lesley Atlansky's Profile

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Thanks for visiting my shop! I sell my original gouache paintings, as well as reproductions of my art on glass pendants.

Proud member of the Vegan Etsy Team - www.VeganEtsy.com

You can find me on the web at www.lesleyatlansky.com. I also send out a newsletter that will keep you up to date on what I'm working on and upcoming shows. Sign up at http://eepurl.com/cPsUk.

I like to think of my work as geography run amok. I take my eye for the physical landscape and shape it into slightly surreal pieces that are touched with emotion. The shapes and patterns I see around me influence the spirits and topography of these ethereal dreamscapes: the curves of mountains and rivers, the density of clouds, the movement of limbs and leaves and hair.

I work primarily in…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 17
  • Joined September 20, 2011

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LesleyAtlanskyArt
Lesley Atlansky Art

About

Thanks for visiting my shop! I sell my original gouache paintings, as well as reproductions of my art on glass pendants.

Proud member of the Vegan Etsy Team - www.VeganEtsy.com

You can find me on the web at www.lesleyatlansky.com. I also send out a newsletter that will keep you up to date on what I'm working on and upcoming shows. Sign up at http://eepurl.com/cPsUk.

I like to think of my work as geography run amok. I take my eye for the physical landscape and shape it into slightly surreal pieces that are touched with emotion. The shapes and patterns I see around me influence the spirits and topography of these ethereal dreamscapes: the curves of mountains and rivers, the density of clouds, the movement of limbs and leaves and hair.

I work primarily in gouache, though I do explore with ripped paper, oil pastel, acrylic and pastel. I use gouache in diverse ways, from thin washes to smudges of paint straight from the tube. I often apply wax paper to the wet paint and leave it on until it is dry, leaving behind unpredictable patterns that I can embellish.

Born and raised in Southern California, I currently live in a multi-generational household in Portland.

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