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"Trees", paintings by Len Eisenhood
\\\"Bloedel Birches\\\" © Len Eisenhood 2022. Acrylic on marbled paper with collage, 26 1/8\\\" x 20 1/8\\\", framed to 33 5/8\\\" x 27 1/8\\\".
Len Eisenhood’s exhibition will be extended through July. The artist will be in the gallery on First Friday, July 8th from 6-8 PM to discuss his work and explain the process of making marbled paper.
Painter and paper marbler Len Eisenhood will exhibit a series of tree themed works through July at Jeffrey Moose Gallery on Bainbridge Island. A reception will be held on First Friday, July 8th from 6 to 8 PM. A Facebook Livestream will be broadcast from approximately 5:10 to 5:30 preceding the reception with the artist providing a walk through commentary on works in the show.
While Mr Eisenhood studied briefly with artist Wayne Thiebaud in college, it was not until his exposure to paper marbeling by local legend Don Guyot in 1980 that a fire started to burn and he began art-making seriously. The art in this exhibition is a subtle combination of work painted in acrylic and marbled paper. The sinuous lines and tones of the marbling reflect not only the bark and fiber of the wood, but also naturally occurring colors. Often its hard to distinguish foreground from background, transforming an objective view into an abstract one, an experience both startling and pleasant. The fluid energyView more
181 Winslow Way E., Ste F, Bainbridge Island, WA