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Live Painting Preview, Burning Man 2014

Hi Art Fans!

I was honored to be able to show several of my works at the 2014 Burning Man Festival in Black Rock City, Nevada. They were exhibited as part of the Souk project, and were on display Monday – Friday at the festival.

I also had the invitation to do live painting at Burning Man Festival this year!…


Posted on September 12th, by Aspen Moon in Blog, Exhibits and Events. No Comments

 

Anahata

Anahata Anahata, by Aspen Moon, June 2014. Acrylic on Canvas, 36" x 36" (Artist's Collection).


Posted on June 25th, by Aspen Moon in Blog, Gallery. 11 comments
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Song in the Darkness

Song in the Darkness

An invitation to do a live art performance is something I always welcome. The most recent came with short notice, but I wanted to take advantage of the opportunity. So without a lot of planning, I decided to try something new−I wanted to start a new work for the occasion. I’m very excited with the progress I’ve made on it after only three days.…


Posted on May 19th, by Aspen Moon in Blog. No Comments
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Mandala for the Earthlings

Mandala for the Earthlings Following the traditional construction of the universe, the mandala is divided into quarters, representing directions, elements, and powers through the traditional colors of red, green, blue, and yellow, symbolizing the land, the oceans and waters, cloudy skies, ice caps, mountains and deserts...all made of paper. Hundreds of paper flowers decorate the mandala.
Posted on May 5th, by Aspen Moon in Blog, Exhibits and Events. No Comments

 

Happenings Update

Happenings Update

Hi Art Fans!

This blog is an update on what’s been going on…

I finally have my new studio set up and productive again, but I had nearly two months off. The Gallery Reopening I had on March 21 was a great success!  Thanks to all those who came by and showed interest in what I’m creating.…


Posted on April 1st, by Aspen Moon in Blog, Exhibits and Events. No Comments

 

Mandala as a Prayer

Mandala as a Prayer

Tibetan Buddhism has an esoteric practice of the Trikaya Mandala Offering, which is a practice used to gain merit, positive benefits, or independence by offering the entire universe in a petition to specific deities or forces. Almost invariably offering mandalas, which are expressed through the commonly known sand paintings as well as ritualistic arranging of sacred rings filled with polished stones, represent the cosmos.…


Posted on March 23rd, by Aspen Moon in Blog. No Comments