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Entries Tagged as 'Abstract Surrealism Art'

Fantastical Portraits in Color, Six (6) Faces

October 31st, 2013 · No Comments

The following artworks are pen, marker & watercolor drawings of 6 abstract faces. Vibrant and unique color combinations are used with energetic line work to create stunning visual representations of a recognizable image; the human face. The drawings experiment with shadows and highlights, thin black and white lines for accentuation, and stark vs. chaotic backgrounds. The eyes are also varied and soulful. Each fantastical portrait drawing is approximately 9″x12″.

Fantastical Portraits in Color, Six (6) Faces Fantastical Portraits in Color, Six (6) Faces

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Character Art · Impressionism Art · Portrait Art ·

Sugar Skulls for Day of the Dead

September 5th, 2013 · No Comments

The following sugar skulls were painted as decorations for a Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) party. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that focuses on remembering loved ones who have died. The traditional sugar skull paintings are approximately 18″ x 24″, and were created with spray paint, markers, paint pens and acrylics on newsprint. A variety of decorative styles were used to cover the skulls in color, ranging from metallic geometric patterns to flowing pastel flowers. The skulls are a festive reminder to appreciate the good in those who have passed.

Sugar Skulls for Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls for Day of the Dead

Sugar Skulls Sugar Skulls

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100 Abstracts – Collage of Artwork by Michael D. Edens

January 5th, 2013 · No Comments

Photo collage of 100 Abstracts; artwork by Michael D. Edens over a period of about 15 years. The abstract artworks were created in a variety of styles and mediums including paints, charcoal & pastels, pen & ink and digital. Styles include abstract impressionism, expressionism, surrealism and blends of expressive techniques. The drawings and paintings range in size from a few inches to several meters.

100 Abstracts - Collage of Artwork by Michael D. Edens 100 Abstracts – Collage of Artwork by Michael D. Edens

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Expressionism Art · Abstract Impressionism Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Expressionism Art · Impressionism Art · MDE-ART.com ·

Falling Apart (process) – Abstract Art

December 1st, 2012 · 1 Comment

This is an original abstract artwork entitled “Falling Apart (process)”. The artwork is approximately 4′ x 5′, and was created with a mix of acrylic paint, spray paint, charcoal, chalk, and pastels in 2012. Small photographs are aligned in a row below the artwork, documenting the painting process over the course of about an hour per image until the final artwork was complete.

Falling Apart (process) - Abstract Art

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Expressionism Art · Abstract Impressionism Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Character Art · Expressionism Art · Impressionism Art · Portrait Art ·

Untitled Abstract Art

June 19th, 2012 · No Comments

The following abstract artwork is “Untitled”. The size is approximately 5’x6′, created with a mix of charcoal and acrylic paints. I thought for a few minutes between each brush stroke. I paced myself, letting the next action flow naturally rather than forcing a preconceived idea of what I wanted to paint. If nothing came to mind, I didn’t paint. After a while, nothing called me to put more paint on the paper. So I took a picture and set it aside.

I like the way the painting keeps my eye moving through it… searching.

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Expressionism Art · Abstract Impressionism Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Expressionism Art · Impressionism Art ·

Abstract Face

March 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment

This is an abstract drawing of a face. The artwork is 9″x12″, drawn and painted with colored pencils, pens, markers, paint pens, watercolors, and oil pastels.

Drawing of an Abstract Face

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Abstract Drawing of a Tornado

January 27th, 2012 · 1 Comment

This is an abstract drawing of a tornado. The 19″x25″ artwork was drawn with charcoal and pastels.

Abstract Drawing of a Tornado

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Expressionism Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Expressionism Art ·

Abstract Portrait of a Blue Bearded Man

December 25th, 2011 · No Comments

This is an abstract portrait of a man with a blue beard. The 9″x12″ drawing was created with pens, markers, watercolors, oil pastels, and acrylic paint.

Abstract Portrait of a Man with a Blue Beard

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Abstract Portraits of Women and Girls

December 21st, 2011 · 1 Comment

The following drawings of faces are a series of abstract portraits of women and girls. The 9″x12″ artworks were created with a variety of mediums, including watercolors, colored pencils, oil pastels, pens, markers, acrylics, and paint pens.

Blue Woman | Abstract Portrait
Blue Woman
9″x12″

Lips | Abstract Portrait of a Woman
Lips
9″x12″

Hair | Abstract Drawing and Painting of a Woman
Hair
9″x12″

Lightning | Abstract Portrait Painting of a Girl
Lightning
9″x12″

Toof | Abstract Portrait Drawing of a Little Girl
Toof
9″x12″

Red Woman Glare | Abstract Portrait Drawing
Red Woman Glare
9″x12″

Yellow Eyes | Abstract Portrait Painting and Drawing of a Girl
Yellow Eyes
9″x12″

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Impressionism Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Character Art · Impressionism Art · Portrait Art ·

Sad Faces | Abstract Portraits of Girls with Grief

November 27th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The following drawings of sad faces are abstract portraits of girls with different types of grief. The 9″x12″ artworks were created with colored pencils, pens, markers, oil pastels, watercolors, and acrylics.

Drawing of a Grieving Girl
Drawing of a Grieving Girl
9″x12″

Drawing of a Depressed Girl
Drawing of a Depressed Girl
9″x12″

Drawing of a Melancholy Girl
Drawing of a Melancholy Girl
9″x12″

Drawing of a Sad Girl
Drawing of a Sad Girl
9″x12″

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Tags: Abstract Art · Abstract Impressionism Art · Abstract Surrealism Art · Character Art · Impressionism Art · Portrait Art ·

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