My newest series is inspired by trees. Since the beginning of time, trees have provided shelter, food, medicine, and the air we breathe. They are resilient, majestic and unique. While they provide us with so much and are aesthetically pleasing, they also possess thousands of years of symbolism, myth, and folklore. Trees are the keepers of time, representing strength, endurance, family, knowledge, and our connection to the earth. -Shannon
Shannon’s encaustic paintings refine memory to its most conceptual form. Her recycled materials, such as vintage papers and beeswax, reach out from the layers with their own stories.
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