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BRYAN PATTERSON
East Calais, Vermont - United States


, He Tai Situ Rinpoche, Portrait, Sold
, Dancing Shiv, Abstract Figurative, Sold
, Evolution Too, Abstract, $5,880

Art Starting At $1,149

Artist Statement

Bryan Patterson is a Vermont artist and designer. Bryan is directly descended from Johannes Lapp, a founder of the Amish community in America. Among his relatives is Henry Lapp of the late 1800's. Henry was an amazing deaf mute carpenter/craftsman and has his work displayed in The Philadelphia Museum of Art. Bryan says, �I've always had a love of wood and began creating with it before learning of my Lapp ancestors.� Bryan started woodworking professionally in 1977 and has had his work featured in several publications over the years. Concretions have added the newest development to Bryan�s work. He and his family harvest these treasures while swimming in the gorgeous rivers of Vermont. The real enjoyment comes from their display of as many wonderful pictures they make in the mind's eye like those you see in the clouds. Mythology of the Abenaki Indian says that "Wana-games-ak, reckless creatures or those who have lost their minds, are little people of another genus, who inhabit rivers. They have narrow faces 'like the blade of a hatchet', so only the profile has an outline. Their noses are high and aquiline, 'so large as to be all over the face,' says one mention. They are very friendly to the Indians and in the past warned them of approaching danger such as the coming of hostile Mohawk. Ordinarily, however, they keep aloof from human contact. They are noted for their habit ...

Original Artworks (15)

Bryan Patterson; Prajna Paramita, 2007, Original Printmaking Other, 11 x 17 inches. Artwork description: 241   Limited edition print of Prajna Paramita from pencil drawing...
Bryan Patterson
Original Other Printmaking, 2007
11 x 17 inches (27.9 x 43.2 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; HH 17th Karmapa, 2005, Original Drawing Pencil, 8 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 His Holiness the 17th Karmapa. ...
Bryan Patterson
Original Pencil Drawing, 2005
8 x 11 inches (20.3 x 27.9 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; H H 16th Karmapa, 2005, Original Drawing Pencil, 8 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 No. 2 pencil drawing rendition of His Holiness the 16th Karmapa....
Bryan Patterson
Original Pencil Drawing, 2005
8 x 11 inches (20.3 x 27.9 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; H H Dalai Lama, 2005, Original Drawing Pencil, 8 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 Colored pencil drawing rendition of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. ...
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Original Pencil Drawing, 2005
8 x 11 inches (20.3 x 27.9 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; HE Tai Situ Rinpoche, 2005, Original Drawing Pencil, 8 x 11 inches. Artwork description: 241 No. 2 pencil rendition of His Eminance Tai Situ Rinpoche....
Bryan Patterson
Original Pencil Drawing, 2005
8 x 11 inches (20.3 x 27.9 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Dancing Shiv, 2003, Original Sculpture Mixed, 5 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Flowing, evolving fertility figure of maple and granite....
Bryan Patterson
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2003
5 x 18 inches (12.7 x 45.7 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Evolution Too, 2003, Original Sculpture Mixed, 14 x 52 inches. Artwork description: 241 Detail of the sculpture of wood and stone portrays the evolution of thought from here to the vast spiritual energies of beyond....
Bryan Patterson
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2003
14 x 52 inches (35.6 x 132.1 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Evolution Too, 2003, Original Sculpture Mixed, 14 x 52 inches. Artwork description: 241 Sculpture of wood and stone portrays the evolution of thought from here to the vast spiritual energies of beyond....
Bryan Patterson
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2003
14 x 52 inches (35.6 x 132.1 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; To The Core, 2002, Original Sculpture Mixed, 12 x 48 inches. Artwork description: 241 This one tells varied stories.  See what it does for you.  Touching really helps....
Bryan Patterson
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2002
12 x 48 inches (30.5 x 121.9 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Bowls, 2002, Original Woodworking, 11 x 4 inches. Artwork description: 241 Hand sculpted cherry and birch bowls with elegant handcrafted carpetbag carrying case....
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Original Woodworking, 2002
11 x 4 inches (27.9 x 10.2 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Blooming Leaf, 2002, Original Sculpture Wood, 12 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 This hand carved birch sculpture is inlaid with one of the most beautiful fossilized concretions and rests on a gorgeous hand carved stand for elegant display....
Bryan Patterson
Original Wood Sculpture, 2002
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; TopHeavy, 2002, Original Sculpture Wood, 11 x 4 inches. Artwork description: 241 This sculptured birch centerpiece features an inlaid natural concretion that leaves plenty to the imagination....
Bryan Patterson
Original Wood Sculpture, 2002
11 x 4 inches (27.9 x 10.2 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Covered Cedar Centerpiece, 2002, Original Woodworking, 8 x  inches.
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Original Woodworking, 2002
8 x inches (20.3 x 0.0 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Whale, 2002, Original Sculpture Mixed, 12 x 10 inches. Artwork description: 241 Birch handheld sculpture with stand featuring fossilized concretion....
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Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2002
12 x 10 inches (30.5 x 25.4 cm)
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Bryan Patterson; Procreation, 2002, Original Sculpture Mixed, 24 x 9 inches. Artwork description: 241 Concretions inlaid in wood depicting the disciples' cycle of rebirth....
Bryan Patterson
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2002
24 x 9 inches (61.0 x 22.9 cm)
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