Right here’s a mixed media collage titled “If Mastered” of a nude created from a photograph and traditional book pages. Your total half has been encaustic painted and oil stick used to be feeble. The half comes to 4″ x 12″” and is on a braced wooden panel 1 1/2″ deep.
For Sara's collage work, she makes use of traditional and antique photos mixed with patterned and handmade papers alongside with phrases lower from traditional and antique books. She arranges the phrases personally or in phrases to gain 'chanced on poems'. Generally the poems are only a phrase, some are so a lot of stanzas long.
All framed half sold by Applegate Gallery are framed to museum quality standards. Affords are acid free and glazing feeble is museum quality with 99% UV protection with little to no reflection . No art work comes in touch with glass. All framing picks are made with the art work in consideration. Colours and attach picks are made to simply intensify the art. Frames feeble could well per chance furthermore very smartly be hand made, antique, hand painted, weird premade frames or personalized made. Vintage frames could well per chance no longer be agreeable, nonetheless imperfections are allowed as a compromise for the agreeable thing about age and designs which would maybe be no longer available.
Sara Minarik Applegate used to be born and raised in Reston, Virginia, and graduated from South Lakes Excessive College, winding up her level in barely three years. She graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art, the oldest art college within the country, with a Bachelor of Gorgeous Arts in printmaking in 1997. She also spent one yr at the California College of Arts and Crafts in an commerce program where, moreover printmaking applications, she used to be ready to look artist’s bookmaking, papermaking and holography.
Her first half of art work to sell went to 2 museums in China in 1995. Her work has been collected by Actress Rosie O’Donnell, Singer Madonna and Writer Anne Rice of Interview with a Vampire.
Sara is a Grasp Certified Disclose Framer, considered one of 63 on this planet, and has been framing for twenty years. She has obtained first relate awards regionally, nationally and internationally for her work. Her Mickey Mouse Mat obtained a nationwide competitors in 2002 for mat attach and her Circus Tent frame attach obtained the Professional Disclose Framers Association’s World framing competitors in January of 2013. She specializes in weird mat designs and irregular shows of art work.