Dairy Heritage wood print by Vicki B Littell. Bring your artwork to life with the texture and added depth of a wood print. Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 3/4" thick maple wood. There are D-clips on the back of the print for mounting it to your wall using mounting hooks and nails (included).
Signature Artist Statement for PineCastlePioneerDays.org, for the annual festival of 2022.
I found myself considering the interests of the... more
Signature Artist Statement for PineCastlePioneerDays.org, for the annual festival of 2022. I found myself considering the interests of the local community, the general public at large, and the pandemic impacts to the marketing of the 2022 Festival.My muse was found in the artistic style of Alphonse Mucha whose decorative posters were popular during the art nouveau timeline. Coincidently, it parallels the historical period that PCPD celebrates today. My plan to create an image in watercolor and ink allowed me to consider all of the Pine Castle dairy farmers that used the milk can transportation system. I wanted to honor the forerunners that paved the way for a mechanized industry. The art includes nature that is indicative of Mucha’s style and of the local area with clover flowers that foretell the future of dairy. The pretty young cow with wild flowers and the Dairy Heritage halo typifies art nouveau. Lastly, I envisioned a marketing “art poster” that would capture the interest a...
About Vicki B Littell
Vicki B Littell is an Australian watercolor artist living in Florida. She has been professionally creating art since 2016. Her work is influenced by her love of the "sunburnt country" and people's life stories.
Her unique style is easily recognized by the brilliant translucency of primary watercolors. She mixes realism with impressionism, and focuses on the mood of the subject whether be a moment in time, a landscape or a portrait. Vicki believes a painting is not complete until the soul is captured. While watercolors are her favorite medium, she enjoys sketching in graphite and charcoal.
Often times Vicki will refer to her urban sketch journals for inspiration. She carries a sketch pad to capture the feel of a scene and documents it...