HootsGallery

Planner Accessories, Zodiac, Whimsical, & Abstract Art

Texas, United States · 185 Sales

HootsGallery

Planner Accessories, Zodiac, Whimsical, & Abstract Art

Texas, United States 185 Sales On Etsy since 2008

5 out of 5 stars
(63)

Announcement   Hello and welcome to Hoot's Gallery - The Art of Johna Gibson Bowman.

I am inspired by nature, mortality, ancestral heritage, astrology and celestial bodies, and a slew of other things and instances too vast to mention. I am also entranced by moments, memories, words, maps, photographs, and what some may call trivial thoughts. Inspiration can come from something as vast as the mountains or as tiny as a speck of sand.

Though my paintings, drawings and mixed media creations vary in style, they are each inspired by a particular moment, feeling or observation. Each artwork is a celebration, whether that happens to be melancholy or joyous. In my abstracts I am exploring the relationship between nature and mortality, the literal and figurative, and synesthetic impressions.

Silk bags, ceramic tiles, coffee mugs, my porcelain cameos, planner accessories, and many other items are handcrafted by myself and my husband at our studio in Texas. We have the ability to print custom orders as well and showcase it at the Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly, Michigan every year.

My Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/176431446088948/

Follow me on Instagram:
Art: www.instagram.com/hootsgallery
Hazel Fern Scents: www.instagram.com/hazelfernscents

Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/bluejaylee

Announcement

Last updated on 27 Feb, 2017

Hello and welcome to Hoot's Gallery - The Art of Johna Gibson Bowman.

I am inspired by nature, mortality, ancestral heritage, astrology and celestial bodies, and a slew of other things and instances too vast to mention. I am also entranced by moments, memories, words, maps, photographs, and what some may call trivial thoughts. Inspiration can come from something as vast as the mountains or as tiny as a speck of sand.

Though my paintings, drawings and mixed media creations vary in style, they are each inspired by a particular moment, feeling or observation. Each artwork is a celebration, whether that happens to be melancholy or joyous. In my abstracts I am exploring the relationship between nature and mortality, the literal and figurative, and synesthetic impressions.

Silk bags, ceramic tiles, coffee mugs, my porcelain cameos, planner accessories, and many other items are handcrafted by myself and my husband at our studio in Texas. We have the ability to print custom orders as well and showcase it at the Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly, Michigan every year.

My Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/176431446088948/

Follow me on Instagram:
Art: www.instagram.com/hootsgallery
Hazel Fern Scents: www.instagram.com/hazelfernscents

Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/bluejaylee

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tayrae07

tayrae07 on 11 Apr, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Love love love!!! This is awesome & you are such a great seller w/fast shipping & amazing communication! Will definitely buy from you again!

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Leo season is almost over! This Discbound Planner Cover will keep your planner protected. All Zodiac signs and more available. Custom orders welcome. Stop by!
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About

Abstract, Whimsy, Empaths & Epitaphs...

It was the childhood spent surrounded by emerald woods, cerulean skies, and tanned patches of shaded ground that illuminated my path to art. The nature of mortality and the mortality of nature draped like a cloak over my earliest life impressions gave way to a desire to translate it all onto paper and canvas.

I spent my high school years in the art room and then I went on to obtain my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Two-Dimensional Studies at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. Hoot's Gallery was named in honor of my dad, John "Hoot" Gibson and for my love of owls.

I have several styles of working which include abstract paintings, whimsical illustrations, digital collage and painting, traditional and altered photography, cemetery photography and art, and my most recent Tondo and Pennsylvania Dutch Hex Sign inspired Zodiac series.

I love painting and drawing, taking pictures, going to cemeteries & studying gravestone symbols. I never get tired of Antiques Roadshow. I am semi-obsessed with the Victorian and Edwardian eras and I tend to be inspired strongly by them in my work. I'm always searching for the balance of darkness and light.

Shop members

  • Johna Gibson Bowman

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator

    •BFA in 2-D studies. •Collector of skeleton keys, coleus, old medical books, antique photos, rocks. •Perfumer/Candlemaker/Soaper/Scent Alchemist •Genealogist •Favorite color is turquoisy-teal. •Trypophobic. •Loves old gravestone symbols.

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Last updated on 02 Jun, 2016
Frequently asked questions

Custom and personalized orders

I love to create custom and personalized items for you!

Unfortunately, however, I am unable to accept any returns or cancellations on custom and personalized items once you place your order. This is because I immediately begin work on your piece.

Please double check any spelling that you submit to me to be sure it is exactly as you would like.

Thank you!

Will you sign my print/oracle deck/tile/etc?

Yes! I would love to sign your piece. Please let me know if you would like me to sign your order free of charge.