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“Electron Constellation”, oil on wood, 10×10 I love…

“Electron Constellation”, oil on wood, 10×10 I love continually playing with the macro / microcosm and I see the bees I’ve been painting as like little island planets with their own contained ecosystems and landscapes. I got really stuck halfway throu…

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New Print Release! “The Lunar Phase of Evolution” is…

New Print Release! “The Lunar Phase of Evolution” is available in my online store. SNAKE! www.michelleanderstshop.com This piece represents number nine in my series exploring the nature of numbers. Number nine symbolizes completion, reproduction t…

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For those of you who have been eyeing these particular prints,…

For those of you who have been eyeing these particular prints, here’s a heads up that there are only a few left in my limited edition run. Five of the beetle and three of the Passion flower. I won’t be making more so get em while you can! 💜 www.miche…

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“The Beauty of Holiness”, oil on wood, 14×14. Life’s…

“The Beauty of Holiness”, oil on wood, 14×14. Life’s explorations have led me to archangels, the first being, naturally, the peacock angel whose historical imagery and meaning has absolutely captivated me. Melek Taus is said to be an emanation of god…

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Expression of Machinery, 12″x12″, oil on wood,…

Expression of Machinery, 12″x12″, oil on wood, SOLD Number ten in my series on the nature of numbers represents the culmination of all numbers before it in which a work reaches its true completion and full potential then returns back to the monad, or …

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“The Night of Decay”, oil on wood, 36″x36″,…

“The Night of Decay”, oil on wood, 36″x36″, $2,400 This peacock painting is my fun excursion into Ultramarine Blue, the Wheel of Fortune tarot card and Jupiter. All the flowers in this composition are poisonous. It was said in ancient times that the p…

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“The Lunar Phase of Evolution”, oil on wood, 12″x12″ ,…

“The Lunar Phase of Evolution”, oil on wood, 12″x12″ , SOLD In creating this painting, I found the number which speaks to me most vividly. It’s essence is the Trinity multiplied three times. Nine represents the ultimate, perfect expression, the highes…

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“The Black Lodge”, 12″x12″, oil on wood,…

“The Black Lodge”, 12″x12″, oil on wood, $450 I’m part of a group show called “Otherworlds” at Confluence Gallery where the final three paintings in my Numbers series are on debut. The show will be up through May 20 in Twisp, WA. “The Black Lodge” e…

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Get Creative or Get Nuts

I was holding my head in both hands, sobbing. Again. Alone. Always alone… I was sitting at the only table in the little guest cabin I was staying in behind my uncle’s house in Applegate; where I was rapidly wearing out my welcome by being there much too long. But I was still only barely […]

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SOAR Welcomes Lori Garfield, Animal Artist

SOAR Welcomes Lori Garfield: image of 'Leap Frog,' an oil painting of a frog in mid-leap, by animal artist Lori Garfield

The Southern Oregon Artists Resource is delighted to welcome Medford artist Lori Garfield to our Visual Artists directory! You can find Lori’s listing with contact information and links to her website and social media sites HERE.

About Lori Garfield

Leap Frog, 12″ x 9″ Original Oil Painting by artist Lori Garfield, Medford Oregon

Lori Garfield is an emerging realist oil painter largely focused on animals. Painting exclusively in oils, her portrayals of both wild and domestic animals reveals a deep empathy for all life and an innate understanding of their anatomy and personality. Garfield sees and feels the world around her more acutely than many, bringing an awareness of the oneness of the heartbeats on our planet. “I limit my focus to North American animals and plants. Perhaps when I create a familiar critter you’ll be reminded of actions that may impact them.” Garfield donates a portion of every

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