His riveting abstract shapes, so musical in distribution, along with his sensitive observation and weaving of color were magical, yet familiar. It was as if Suzor-Coté could hear what he saw.
Storytelling became the vessel to hold the essence of light and “light” became the metaphor of consciousness.
The expression of delight through Art, Music and Imagination was the artistic intention of the painting. I hope that it will brighten moods and energize spirits during these dark days of winter. Con Spirito, 34 x 36 oil painting by Melody Phaneuf is also available in Botticino tile coasters, fine art print, and handmade notecards at http://MelodyTheArtist.com
Into The Field, 10 x 8 oil painting by Melody Phaneuf, is the Featured Painting offered at $315 for December 7, 2010 during the 12 Days of Christmas promotion.
In the painting, a mysterious glowing vessel surrounded by deep, rich color captures and holds the light. Radiant Vessel embodies light emerging from darkness. Its magical glow is a symbol of restoration of the light.