Hardage Fine Art Original Artworks

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About the Artist

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Background

Inspiration

Background

After a thirty year teaching career, I became a professional artist eleven years ago -- showing in numerous juried shows and venues in the Atlanta area.   My work is owned by private clients across the U.S. I also teach beginning Acrylic and Oil painting classes and belong to several  professional organizations including the Atlanta Collage Society, Roswell  Fine Arts Alliance, Atlanta Artist Center and Southeastern Pastel Society. 

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Media

Inspiration

Background

Exploring a lot of different art media has enriched my art experience.  Striving to master each new medium has opened a treasure trove of original techniques, all fueled by that magic question, "What would happen if I....?"

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Inspiration

Inspiration

Inspiration

When someone spends time with  my art, I am often asked, "where do you get your ideas?"  My response is always EVERYWHERE.  There is no part of life that has not at one time given me an artistic idea -- my family, friends,  music, poetry, the backyard,  people in a restaurant, art books, the news, junk mail, the stamps on the mail -- life is an endless supply -- all we have to do is look.

"Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time." - Thomas Merton