Mary Farrell's Profile

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I am a self taught artist who specializes in mixed media. I love to explore different mediums and in the past few years I have been experimenting with melted colored-wax. The spontaneity of the medium helps me to keep my mind open. I paint by dripping, scraping, collaging and brushing. I enjoy the unexpected surprises that occur. I hope to draw the viewer in by the unique texture, rich colors, and dense layering that unify my paintings.

My work is included in many private collections throughout the world and I have exhibited my artwork in galleries throughout Virginia and Florida.

"The simple perception of natural forms is a delight. The power to produce this delight does not reside in nature,…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 1
  • Joined May 26, 2012

Favorite materials

crayons, oil paints, acrylic, collage paper, encaustics, canvas, wax, oil sticks

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About

I am a self taught artist who specializes in mixed media. I love to explore different mediums and in the past few years I have been experimenting with melted colored-wax. The spontaneity of the medium helps me to keep my mind open. I paint by dripping, scraping, collaging and brushing. I enjoy the unexpected surprises that occur. I hope to draw the viewer in by the unique texture, rich colors, and dense layering that unify my paintings.

My work is included in many private collections throughout the world and I have exhibited my artwork in galleries throughout Virginia and Florida.

"The simple perception of natural forms is a delight. The power to produce this delight does not reside in nature, but in man, or in the harmony of both" Ralph Waldo Emerson

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