Featured Artist Thyra Moore | Artsy Shark

Featured Artist Thyra Moore | Artsy Shark

Featured Artist Thyra Moore | Artsy Shark

Artist Thyra Moore offers a dynamic assortment of colorful, textural blended media summary is effective. See more of her portfolio by going to her website.


colorful mixed media abstract art

“Ignite Imagination” mixed media, 16″ x 16″


Acquiring normally been about realism with textures and information, how did I changeover to abstracts? It began with a juried watercolor culture display. The juror, effectively known for amazing, reasonable watercolors, presented to educate a workshop I jumped at the chance to indicator up as speedy as doable. I was thrilled to have the chance to understand how to create the breathtaking depth he achieved.


textured mixed media art in neutral colors

“Chasing Dreams” combined media, 12″ x 12″


When the workshop commenced, he mentioned, “OK, let’s find out about abstracts.” What? Abstracts? It turned clear I had not browse the prospectus. My materials had been all established up on the desk. I scanned the space like a deer in headlights. It would not be uncomplicated to operate unnoticed. And I would hardly ever want to be rude, specially to another person I highly regarded. Inspite of getting no fascination in abstracts, I settled in and decided to make the most effective of it.


mixed media abstract wall art

“Dreaming Instead of Sleeping” blended media, 12″ x 12″


By the conclude of the initial day, I was hooked! His procedure involves design (a nod to my past lifestyle in advertising and marketing), composition, color idea, and so much a lot more than just an emotional outpouring of paint. I became immersed in the method. The 7 days passed much too promptly I was addicted to abstraction.


Abstract art about water

“Changing Tides” blended media, 48″ x 60″


Around time, as I developed this approach and produced it my own, I switched from gouache to acrylic, allowing for much more flexibility to layer paint, increase collage features, and use graphite and other marks.


3D textural abstract art

“Burbling Stream” blended media, 12″ x 12″


My method commences with no a preconceived concept of the final result. Indeed, I could have an total notion, topic, or even a title, but no visual in head. For me, this encourages a a lot more dynamic approach. Every single piece begins with a random application of paint on a cradled board. From there, each motion informs the future. In these early stages, including various layers, the piece begins to find its voice.


textural mixed media abstract art

“Memories” combined media, 12″ x 12″


Producing for me is inarguably conversations with paint. Certainly, the artwork speaks to me. The painting allows me know in which it wishes to go, what it needs to be, and how it would like to alter. And it is aware when it is finished. My method is a provocative harmony of power—I manage command whilst surrendering authority to consider full advantage of exploration and be open to all alternatives.


Vibrantly colored abstract art

“Release Your Inhibitions” mixed media, 24″ x 24″


The environment isn’t flat. Why should really your art be? As the painting evolves, I begin to convey it to daily life and off the floor of the board applying different supplies for quantity. The dimension and texture are meant to boost the piece’s composition, interest and motion.


“Hello” blended media, 36″ x 36″


Throughout this creative evolution, the discussions with paint carry on. The creation continuously lets its dreams be known. From time to time the artwork wanders into what I simply call the horrible twos. Yes, just like kids, a portray assessments the boundaries. Sees if you are listening, alterations its brain, attempts to get absent with things and breaks the rules. Normally encouraging me to try new things and mature as an artist.


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