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  Carol Griffith's
Columbus, OH
United States
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Member Since:
January 2006

Artistic Media:
Painting Oil (15)
Watercolor (9)
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CAROL GRIFFITH'S FREE ARTIST PORTFOLIO


My oil paintings are meditations triggered by places or situations in my memory, arrived at through a sort of daydreaming state of mind. I attempt to evoke that mood in the handling of the formal elements of the painting, especially the color and the perspectival point of view. I wish to create both a believable place and the sense of something more significant behind it. The viewer, in contact with the painting and their own memories, may then project into the space and experience the significance that I sensed.

This approach has led me to an interest in souvenirs. I see them as an attempt to capture a special place or experience in concrete or symbolic form. By doing paintings of my own remembered places and experiences, I have been following a parallel path. I like the comparison with one purpose of art.

I use borders in some of the paintings to function simultaneously as framing devices and as an arena in which to create a dialogue with the internal painting. The borders also extend the meaning of the internal subject. Memories often consist of simultaneous kaleidoscopic vignettes that, in combination, embody the whole, original experience. Each vignette is also ...

 



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Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Museum Piece, 1990, Painting Oil


Carol Griffith's
Museum Piece, 1990
Oil Painting (original artwork),
73 x 71 X 2 inches
US$ 4200   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Pistol Petes, 1992, Painting Oil


Carol Griffith's
Pistol Petes, 1992
Oil Painting (original artwork),
66 x 48 X 2 inches
US$ 4200   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Pattern Painting Circularit..., 2000, Watercolor


Carol Griffith's
Pattern Painting Circularit..., 2000
Watercolor (original artwork),
29 x 21 X 1 inches
US$ 2100   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Pattern Painting Linearity, 2000, Watercolor


Carol Griffith's
Pattern Painting Linearity, 2000
Watercolor (original artwork),
29 x 20 X 1 inches
US$ 3150   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Pattern Painting Abstractio..., 2000, Watercolor


Carol Griffith's
Pattern Painting Abstractio..., 2000
Watercolor (original artwork),
21 x 29 X 1 inches
US$ 2100   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Pattern Painting Fish, 2001, Watercolor


Carol Griffith's
Pattern Painting Fish, 2001
Watercolor (original artwork),
29 x 20 X 1 inches
US$ 2100   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Caprice, 2003, Watercolor


Carol Griffith's
Caprice, 2003
Watercolor (original artwork),
332 x 42 X 1 inches
US$ 3150   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: Breakfast of Champions, 2005, Watercolor


Carol Griffith's
Breakfast of Champions, 2005
Watercolor (original artwork),
30 x 22 X 1 inches
US$ 2100   buy this artwork

Artist: Carol Griffith's, title: AutumnLeaf Auto Show, 1992, Painting Oil


Carol Griffith's
AutumnLeaf Auto Show, 1992
Oil Painting (original artwork),
82 x 63 X 2 inches
US$ 4200   buy this artwork






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