moved by nature and the natural... painter and textile artist Jennifer Mackey brings her reflections of natures surfaces to the surfaces of chosen mediums...silks, linens, canvases being the ground for dyes, acrylics, oils, shibori techniques.
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Open Studio This Weekend at CHIA JEN STUDIO
Well, at count down we are finishing the wee bits and spending our afternoons in Chia Jen Studio. The rains continue to fall but the view is delightful and we are cozy. We will be receiving visitors this weekend from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1961 Monument Road. (turn left at the 1906/1961 mailboxes on the left just 1.8 miles up from Rio Dell). Call us if you get lost at 707-764-3877.
Jennifer has beautiful new shrugs/cocoon jackets that are 16 mm silk crêpe de chine that have been transformed by mono-printing and shibori dye techniques. She will also be selling new framed silk mono-prints and a variety of design pieces from cards to pillows.
As an artist in a variety of mediums... I have shown and sold my work throughout the United States and Western Europe.
I studied in California, France, and Scotland.
Textiles, Printmaking, Painting, and Poetry... mixing it up and making a comment about environment and life/death.