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babyluxdesign, letter K painting, mixed media painting, monogram painting, tyler larsen, tylerart -

K stands for Kathy...a dear friend of mine. It was her birthday a while back so I painted her this little 4" x 4" canvas. I used acrylics, papers, and some house caulking for a little texture....   Kathy has been an amazing friend to me over the last few years and I'm very grateful for her!

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baby lux wall art, babyluxdesign wall art, fabric art, fabric owl art, mixed media painting, owl, owl art, owl painting, owl wall art, painting, painting owls, tyler larsen -

My brain is overflowing with creative ideas gearing for the upcoming 2014 Farmers Market season to start. I'll be selling all the usual sewn goods as well as some original artworks. I've been spending time trying to find balance in creating, organizing and preparing for smooth shows. Always a work in progress. Here's a sneak peek at a couple of hoots I painted...  Mixed Media: paint, pen, fabric, thread, found papers, & newsprint on my infamous DIY canvas'. (you can see tutorial at top for DIY canvas') Excited to finish these with custom built wood shadow box frames. Stay tuned...these...

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baby lux design studio, ballard painting, bird painting, colorful bird painting, crow painting, mixed media canvas, mixed media painting, painting, raven painting, tyler larsen, tyler larsen art -

another painting finished... "put a bird on it" why not everyone else does it... perhaps a crow, or a raven? a p.n.w bird nonetheless... Mixed Media; lots of textured layers, even some fabric. Acrylic and charcoal on 8 x 8 x 1.25" canvas. What's your muse? I seem to be floating right along with a new muse, loving every minute of it's presence... 

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acrylic painting, Art, canvas paintings, girl paintings, Misc. Creations!, mixed media art, mixed media painting, Paintings, Personal, tyler art, tyler larsen art -

When the waves come you have to surf... It's just the ebb and flow of my creative path I suppose? I haven't set down the paint brushes in two weeks and I haven't sewn anything since the changing pad tutorial...but I'm not fussing I'm loving every minute of painting in my new space. (*Yes, there are big details to share with blog land, coming to you all very soon.) I posted this painting to my facebook... If you only knew what the canvas looked like when I started! It was one of Arlin's many masterful finger paintings :) I think...

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abby jane, acrylic painting, canvas collage, collage painting, Family & Friends, mixed media painting, Paintings, tyler larsen -

So talking to Abby J. on the phone last week...doing some much needed catching up, I told her I've been on a bit of painting streak ( I think I have about 4 canvas' going right now) and since it is/was her birthday and all I'd send her something..when I asked if she had anything in mind she said... "Um, something Northwest influenced!" ...*giggle* "But of course." Title: "Away we go...to the Pacific Northwest" (Original collage/acrylic painting on 16x 20 canvas by Tyler Larsen) Happy Birthday girl. This painting has got character for sure. You'll find something new almost every...

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