Thanks, GlennieBee, for the illumination! What breathtaking, beautiful work.

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The clocks have gone back; days are shortening, shadows lengthening depressingly early, as we hurtle towards midwinter. The light is suddenly at a premium: we treasure those fleeting, crisp, golden autumn days; we make our Jack-O’-Lanterns, our bonfires, and fill the sky with fireworks; Diwali begins; lamps are lit, we hunker down and think about that great tangle of Christmas tree twinklers that will soon need unravelling…

At this time of year Shilowska’s shining art is, I find, irresistible.

All painting is essentially about ‘painting’, about what it as a medium can do. In Shilowska’s words:

“…light, reflection…a search for a technique that allowed me to move away from my preconceived ideas in painting, and above all, fulfil my desire to liberate form and take advantage of the magical, transformative qualities of light..”

Detail:

Composed of mixed media – non-traditional materials such as car paint, sequins, glassy mosaics, as well…

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~ by The Gallery Goddess on November 10, 2012.

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  1. Thank YOU, GG, much appreciated! 🙂

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