laurenadamsart

original contemporary abstract paintings

Fairmont, West Virginia · 743 Sales

laurenadamsart

original contemporary abstract paintings

Fairmont, West Virginia 743 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(131)

Announcement   Welcome! All pieces are vibrant, landscape-inspired abstract paintings and prints. To see the very newest paintings and news, sign up at LaurenAdamsArt.com.

If you are interested in seeing my entire selection of canvases, be sure to visit my website, as not all canvases are listed here.

Happy clients say:

Melissa from Massachusetts - "Honestly I just cannot say enough great things about Lauren, both as a person and as an artist. I have purchased several of her paintings in the past and I am never, ever disappointed in the quality and vivaciousness of her work. The fact that she is so kind, and so committed to her work and her customers, simply adds a value to purchasing from her that one cannot put a price on. I am thrilled as always with these four paintings, and I can assure you my collection of her works will continue to grow!"

Kathy from Saint Louis - "Beautiful vibrant colors! These prints look even better than I hoped. Smooth transaction, quick delivery. I'll definitely be back. Thanks, Lauren. I'm delighted with my purchase."

Moira from Washington D.C. - "Lauren's work is as impressive in person as it is in the photos. We couldn't be more pleased with this painting. Not only do we like it, but Lauren herself was very helpful through the process of ordering and shipping, and made the whole transaction very easy. I would highly recommend ordering from her."

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Last updated on Apr 12, 2017

Welcome! All pieces are vibrant, landscape-inspired abstract paintings and prints. To see the very newest paintings and news, sign up at LaurenAdamsArt.com.

If you are interested in seeing my entire selection of canvases, be sure to visit my website, as not all canvases are listed here.

Happy clients say:

Melissa from Massachusetts - "Honestly I just cannot say enough great things about Lauren, both as a person and as an artist. I have purchased several of her paintings in the past and I am never, ever disappointed in the quality and vivaciousness of her work. The fact that she is so kind, and so committed to her work and her customers, simply adds a value to purchasing from her that one cannot put a price on. I am thrilled as always with these four paintings, and I can assure you my collection of her works will continue to grow!"

Kathy from Saint Louis - "Beautiful vibrant colors! These prints look even better than I hoped. Smooth transaction, quick delivery. I'll definitely be back. Thanks, Lauren. I'm delighted with my purchase."

Moira from Washington D.C. - "Lauren's work is as impressive in person as it is in the photos. We couldn't be more pleased with this painting. Not only do we like it, but Lauren herself was very helpful through the process of ordering and shipping, and made the whole transaction very easy. I would highly recommend ordering from her."

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rsbenner1

rsbenner1 on Jul 19, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful print. The artist included a very sweet handwritten note in the package. We are creating a gallery wall in our living room, and this is a wonderful addition. Love the blues with just a touch of pink.

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About

Contemporary Abstract Paintings

I am an abstract artist that creates fluid, landscape-inspired paintings. My work arises from an awareness and reverence for the physical environment around me. The paintings are meditations on calmness and energy, permanence and transience witnessed in nature.

My work feels like an adventure -
a vibrant, joyous yet at times terrifying - adventure through paint.

I soak and stain my canvases, shifting the pigmented water around on the substrate. The process involves a balance of control and abandon, a play between the intentional and incidental.

Living with one of my pieces brings an exuberant and immersive presence to your space. A delicate vivacity and a buoyant energy to experience anew every day.

A Bit of History...

I am a graduate of Fairmont State University and West Virginia University, where I hold an Interdisciplinary BA in Studio Art/French and a BFA in Visual Art. While at FSU, I studied with acclaimed landscape painter Lynn Boggess and also met my future husband, Derek Overfield in drawing class! Trips to world-class museums in New York, London, and Paris (where that French concentration proved helpful!) further charged my love for art history and cemented our love of visiting museums together.

The time spent studying with Boggess instilled a deep appreciation for process and a strong work ethic, leading to several years of painting outdoors among the elements. That experience lends itself to the intensity and inspiration that I now draw on in the studio.

My work has been featured on blogs such as West Elm, HGTV, Elements of Style, and Kelly Market. I've collaborated with designers, created custom paintings for clients, and have works in both national and international private collections. My husband and I live in a 1930's house tucked into the hills of West Virginia. We partially renovated our home to fit in a studio for both of us to share, squeezed in with our two cats.

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Last updated on Oct 13, 2016
Frequently asked questions

What is your shipping method?

* Originals on PAPER are shipped flat in a rigid mailer via USPS First Class
* PRINTS are shipped flat if 8x10" or smaller, rolled if larger via USPS First Class
* Originals on CANVAS are carefully packed and shipped via USPS Priority
* A tracking or customs number is assigned to ALL orders.
* Extra large originals on CANVAS (which are noted) will be shipped unstretched & in a puncture & moisture resistant Poly Mailer (rolled around a tube to prevent creasing). These pieces can be taken to a frame shop and restretched, typically for minimal cost - $75-$400 (depending on size).
* Contact me if you wish to have your extra large canvas shipped crated & stretched (minimum of $300 crated shipping, available for domestic orders via FEDEX

What is your Shipping Turnaround Time?

* Originals on CANVAS - 2-6 days (domestic) 2-6 weeks (international)
* Originals on PAPER - 2-6 days (domestic), 2-6 weeks (international)
* Prints - Some are print on demand, 3-12 days (domestic), 2-6 weeks (international)
* If your order contains a print (and is combined with an original), the shipping time defaults to the Print time-frame
* If you request crated shipping (in order to receive a large painting stretched), extra time will be needed to build the custom crate.

What about International Shipping?

* I gladly ship to international destinations through USPS via Priority International.
* Tracking cannot be guaranteed for international customers once the order leaves the United States, but a customs number will be provided to you.
* Please contact me if you do not reside in Europe. Certain large paintings may not be able to ship stretched.

COMMISSIONS

The commission process starts by completing the questionnaire on my website: https://www.laurenadamsart.com/commissions.html
This helps me get a sense of what you like and if I think I can achieve your desired piece - I want you to be 100% happy. After that step is taken, I will be in touch via email to answer any questions and to provide a time frame for completion along with a cost estimate.

* PAYMENT: A 50% nonrefundable deposit is sent via Paypal to begin custom work. After the painting is completed and approved, a final invoice is sent. There is a $600 minimum order amount.

REMINDER

As a reminder, the computer screen may not display the exact original color of the painting. I keep the image as true as possible to the original piece, but slight variation in color may occur. If you have any questions about colors in a particular piece, please email me before purchasing.