Artwork by Aberjhani is currently being assembled for publication in a forthcoming artbook on the coronavirus pandemic and featuring writings by authors from around the world. To keep up with developments on the project please visit the artist-author at Bright Skylark Literary Productions.
Silk-Featherbrush Number 1 - Rhapsody in the Key of Joy and Mystery acrylic print by Aberjhani. Bring your artwork to life with the stylish lines and added depth of an acrylic print. Your image gets printed directly onto the back of a 1/4" thick sheet of clear acrylic. The high gloss of the acrylic sheet complements the rich colors of any image to produce stunning results. Two different mounting options are available, see below.
Silk-Featherbrush Number 1: Rhapsody in the Key of Joy and Mystery... more
Silk-Featherbrush Number 1: Rhapsody in the Key of Joy and Mystery
A rhapsody by definition is an exultant musical composition or inspired utterance that takes its form from energetic expression. Which is another way of saying it is concerned more with the uninhibited essence of a thing than its external restricted boundaries. Admittedly, none of that was on my mind when creating "Rhapsody in the Key of Joy and Mystery." But while doing so I allowed myself to enter into a kind of rhapsodic flow without expectations and felt more like I was improvising the composition of music than as if constructing a work of art. Therefore, the title of this art-print.
I may have been trying to imitate Jackson Pollock's action-painting style when I started erasing something and stumbled upon the beginnings of the Silk-Featherbrush technique and eventually full-blown process. The better part of a week went toward experimenting with how it could be applied to different image types like landscapes, po...
After being born and raised in the southeastern United States, I spent many years, while pursuing my education and serving in the U.S. Air Force, traveling around America and the world. Much of that story is told in my recent book releases, Greeting Flannery OConnor at the Back Door of My Mind and Dreams of the Immortal City Savannah. Artwork by me is featured on the cover of both books.
My last 3 public exhibits were at the Savannah/Hilton Head Airport Art Gallery in Savannah, Georgia, USA, and during a cultural arts event in the historic Lafayette Square in the same city. I am currently completing an artbook project on the COVID-19 pandemic with text contributions from writers around the world.
My original Silk-Featherbrush Artstyle...