Sculpture of a Woman- Untitled
The sculpture, a work-in-progress, measures H17″ W4″ D3″ and is made of pecan wood. Marika is in the process of refining the figure and will soon begin sanding by hand.
The sculpture Irene won First Place 3D at the Inspire Art Center Gala: Inspire’s on Fire Paris Style. The juror was James Hendricks.
The event included the art competition, art demonstrations, music, a silent auction, food and art work from several Inspire community-based art projects including Alpha House. T
he following is from the Website of Inspire Fine Art Center: Mission- “To advocate and celebrate the arts as a force for education and healing across our diverse cultural communities.” You will find the link to the Inspire Website on the left side of this page under Art Organizations.
To celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary a couple commissioned a sculpture. What an honor it is for me to be part of such a momentous and personal occasion. Such an honor and trust does raise the bar of creativity and excellence. Tranquil-Essence is made of pecan and has a mesquite base.
The Georgetown Public Libray-Texas Society of Sculptors Sixth Annual Summer Sculpture Show
The artist reception for the sculpture show is Sunday, July 21, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. This is a beautiful exhibit that is open through September 27, 2013. There are over 105 works of sculpture on display at the library. The library is a few blocks from the town square at 402 W. 8th Street, Georgetown, TX.
If you visit the library, you will see Marika’s two new sculptures, From Dream to Fairytale and The Storm, and the very tall Gwaihir standing at 14′.
Below is additional information about the show.