Patti Harney

What inspires me to paint is a deep reverence for the innate beauty that surrounds us.  I look beyond the obvious and find the beauty within the ordinary.  It’s always with humility that I strive to paint that essence into being.

From The Girls 27×23 colored pencil on paper, custom framed $1250

I paint with oils, mostly on plywood panels.  This allows me to sand, scrape and burn to create rich layers of color and texture. Recently, I have introduced colored pencil drawings to my body of

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  • Inspiration for the painting “The Vast Heart” by Patti Harney. Original painting: oil on wood 48”x48” quadriptych