The Mysteries of Margo Selski’s paintings

Gazing into artist Margo Selski’s magical paintings is looking into an old world that never existed. Her style ¬†reminds me very much of another of my favorite artists,¬†Anne Siems. The paintings draw you in at first glance, then intrigue makes you study them because there are so many layers, symbols and stories woven into the…

Anne Siems by Anne Siems

Last week after delivering a painting to a friend, I stopped by to see Anne Siems’s exhibit at the Thurston Gallery in Pioneer Square. Luckily, the owner was there a little early so I was able view the exhibit undisturbed and at great length, which her paintings require. They are even more amazing in person….

My New Art Crush–Anne Siems

It’s official, I have a new art crush. While surfing my favorite blogs, I found Seattle artist Anne Siems. As a neophyte painter, her work is new to me. I am absolutely drawn to her magical paintings that are primarily acrylic on wood panels inspired by her love of the European Masters, Early American Folk…