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Abstract color and texture studies inspired by Zen poetry, haiku, Eastern philosophy, and nature.

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Summer Path

36" x 40" acrylic and paste on hand-built canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

Inspired by Japanese poetry. This one had been held as a gallery sample, and is now for sale.

Sale Price $875 / includes domestic ground shipping. Please ask about international shipping.

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Thoughtful, organic washes of color meld into the off-white field of soft texture and markings.

White area has subtle color tones in it, a sort of very pale yellow-cream cast depending on the lighting, with hints of blue and green.

Slim profile with dark finished edges. UV satin varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

 

Abstract Mandala, 8

30" x 30" acrylic on lightweight canvas ©2017 Karen Zilly

Sale Price $650 / includes domestic ground shipping. Please ask about international shipping.

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Depicting the Sanskrit word for circle; the repetitive movement signifies a devotional act towards

wholeness and a unifying structure. Encourages focus and relaxation, and renewal of one's energy.

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Areas of canvas revealed among the vigorous surface marks. Slim profile with dark finished edges.

UV satin varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

 

Haru

32" x 42" acrylic and paste on hand-built canvas ©2017 Karen Zilly

Water in the spring; a seasonal image in haiku.

SOLD

 

 

 

Ryuho's Verse

30" x 30" acrylic on lightweight canvas ©2017 Karen Zilly

Inspired by Japanese poetry.

Sale Price $650 / includes domestic ground shipping. Please ask about international shipping.

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Areas of canvas revealed among the vigorous surface marks.

Semi-gloss varnish brings out the nuance and tones of this piece. Slim profile with dark finished edges.

UV semi-gloss varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

 

Waterfall

32" x 42" acrylic and paste on hand-built canvas ©2017 Karen Zilly

Inspired by Zen poetry.

Sale Price $875 / includes domestic ground shipping. Please ask about international shipping.

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Areas of canvas revealed among the vigorous surface marks. Slim profile with dark finished edges.

UV satin varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

 

Metta Prayer, 1

36" x 40" acrylic and paste on hand-built canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

A quiet, ethereal image, bringing to mind the middle space of contemplation.

Sale Price $725 / includes domestic ground shipping. Please ask about international shipping.

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Soft texture, raw brushwork, and surface marks throughout. A bright area is recommended to best bring out tones of this piece.

Slim profile with dark finished edges. UV satin varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

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Selected Sold Works

 

 

 

Reflection

32" x 42" acrylic and paste on hand-built canvas ©2017 Karen Zilly

SOLD

Soft texture, raw brushwork, and areas of canvas revealed among the surface marks.

Slim profile with dark finished edges. UV satin varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

 

Metta Prayer, 2

32" x 42" acrylic and paste on hand-built canvas ©2017 Karen Zilly

SOLD

Soft texture, raw brushwork, and areas of canvas revealed among the surface marks.

Slim profile with dark finished edges. UV satin varnish for surface protection and color longevity. Ready to hang.

 

 

 

Abstract Mandala, 6

24" x 30" acrylic on lightweight canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

SOLD

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Depicting the Sanskrit word for circle; the repetitive movement signifies a devotional act towards

wholeness and a unifying structure. Encourages focus and relaxation, and renewal of one's energy.

 

 

 

Sraddha: red, 3

35" x 35" acrylic on hand-built canvas using salvaged wood stretcher frame with minor imperfections  ©2016 Karen Zilly

Sraddha: Sanskrit: anything or any act that is performed with all sincerity and faith.

The essence of the intersection of faith and mindfulness.

SOLD

 

 

 

Tending Westward

20" x 20" acrylic and paste on lightweight canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

Inspired by haiku.

SOLD

 

 

 

Small Study, 4

12" x 12" acrylic on lightweight canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

SOLD

 

 

 

Coastal Abstract, 1

36" x 48" acrylic on hand-built canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

SOLD

 

 

 

Surf Series, 8

38" x 38" acrylic on hand-built canvas   ©2015 Karen Zilly

SOLD

 

 

 

Surf Series, 12

30" x 30" acrylic on lightweight canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

SOLD

 

 

 

Surf Series, 17

36" x 48" acrylic on hand-built canvas ©2016 Karen Zilly

SOLD

 

 

 

Surf Series, 9

38" x 38" acrylic on hand-built canvas   ©2015 Karen Zilly

SOLD

 

 

 

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