Learning to Fly Prints
The painting, "Learning to Fly", is a 42" & 48" multi-medium work of art; acrylic, fibre and wire accomplished by artist Stephanie Blackford. The entire work process transpired over a 2 month period with complete and focused attention by Stephanie.The theme of this painting is the arboreal embodiment of the feminine spirit rising up from the Earth and discovering her abilities to take flight into the unknown. The essence of this artwork draws on the juxtapositional interconnection of being rooted to the earth and the freedom of flight. The color relationships and texture combinations are an artistic representation of the intensity of this experience. This painting is the first in Stephanie Blackford's Tree Totem Series. The fibre and wire framing accent the connection to the earth realm with the application of vibrant colours to facilitate liberation to flight. The techniques utilized on the journey for the birth of this painting include photography, drawing, creative visualization, painting, spinning and weaving.
Stretched canvas gallery wrap, numbered reproductions of this painting are available below in a selection of sizes.