Details:

This work is an homage to Milkweed pods and the magic of rebirth contained within their seeds. In this composition, the purposeful choice of materials stems from the choice of subject.
Framed: 22.5 x 16.0 in.
Signed

① Artwork:

Milkweed

This work is an homage to Milkweed pods and the magic of rebirth contained within their seeds. In this composition, the purposeful choice of materials stems from the choice of subject. The artist's work frequently depicts sylvan, otherworldly landscapes and renderings of flora and fauna. Hermansader’s unique style of painting employs a variety of materials that evoke the natural world—including thread, collage, fabric, paint and colored pencil. The artist's works are deeply personal reflections on the world around her, whether they depict relationships with nature or other people.

Specs:

14 inches
20.25 inches
with frame
16 inches
22.5 inches

③ Artist:

Marcy Hermansader

Marcy Hermansader’s mixed-media work alternates between an inward exploration and an engagement with issues in the larger world—such as war, industrial accidents and the experiences of people with disabilities. The artist’s unique painting style employs a variety of materials that evoke the natural world, including thread, collage, fabric, paint and colored pencil. Hermansader’s purposeful choice of materials grows out of the subjects of her work, which are often sylvan, otherworldly landscapes and renderings of flora and fauna.

Marcy Hermansader:
Milkweed, 2014
Color pencil, pastel, gouache and ink on paper.
20.3 × 14.0 inches /
Marcy Hermansader:
Milkweed, 2014
Color pencil, pastel, gouache and ink on paper.
20.3 × 14.0 inches /