Shadow of a DreamFaith Taylor
Acrylic painting on Stretched canvas
Finished white edges
Ready to hang
Signed on front and back
36 " h x 36 " w x 1.5 " d |7 lbs. 0 oz.
Layered and complex abstraction in turquoise, blue, green, orange and pink. Atmospheric brushwork punctuated with short blocky strokes and scrawling line work. "This painting represents moments of brainstorming my wildest of dreams," says Faith. "A visual collection of what ifs. Life is full of wonderful possibilities if we allow ourselves to dream... and chase that dream."
West Hollywood, California
Faith Taylor began her career as a self-taught mural artist in Los Angeles during the late 1980s. She was commissioned to paint over 2,000 murals in homes and businesses across Southern California before switching to canvas 14 years ago. Currently, Faith’s guiding inspiration is the concept of a far-off horizon. She finds hope and comfort in looking to the distance, to the future. “Horizons inspire me,” the artist says. “I find depth comforting as it not only gives my eyes a place to wander, but my mind a place to go and relax or explore.” Faith creates depth in her oil paintings by applying multiple layers of oil paint and glazes, waiting for days in between to allow the paint to dry. Faith's methodical layering technique is reflected in the patient and thoughtful mood of her artwork. The muted, earthy palette she employs encourages the viewer to meditate on each painting, gazing deeply to the abstracted horizon line.
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This is my first orginal painting purchase. I cannot look at it without smiling, I just Love It. Thank You!- R Patterson
I love the warm colors, look forward to seeing the painting in my home!- C Klein