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Nuit, The Lady of the Stars

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Nuit, the Lady of the Stars illustration by Stevyn llewellyn for sale
ABOUT THE ART

Nuit, the Egyptian Star Godess by artist Stevyn Llewellyn.
Nuit, or Nut is the heavenly goddess in ancient Egyptian mythology, depicted in ancient paintings in tombs, her body is shown as the night sky, and her hands and feet reach down to touch the earth. Nuit is one of the oldest gods in the Egyptian religious pantheon. Nuit’s symbol is the ladder, whom the god Osiris uses to enter her realm. This symbol was also used to protect the dead. During the night, The heavenly bodies of the sun and moon would be swallowed by Nut, then reborn at dawn. Her body is depicted black and full of stars. Available now for sale here.

DESCRIPTION

Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.

Waves Painting

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Waves by Stevyn Llewellyn 24″ x 48″ Acrylic on Canvas. December 2014

Another work in progress of my Sea series. This piece is 24″ x 48″ and rendered in acrylic. The approach to this painting is similar to my other one The Sea, where it created entirely with a pallete knife rather than a brush. this particular image took several reworkings and the intention was to evoke the force of the waves and the motion of the sea. The approach is to depict the spontaneous ephemeral movement of the ocean.

 

Waves

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Waves I by Stevyn Llewellyn
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Waves II by Stevyn Llewellyn
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Waves III by Stevyn Llewellyn
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Waves IV by stevyn Llewellyn

This summer, I worked on a series of plein-air paintings of the ocean from the coastlines of Oregon. Some I painted from life, others, I began as loose impressions and embellished them later with a pallate knife.  The process of creating these particular series of works was immensely satisfying and ultimately liberating. For these images, I really let the paint itself take command, to let the medium be what it is, rather than trying to control it. To approach this work with pallate knives limited my ability to achieve too much realism, which was an appropriate method for the ever-changing surface of the ocean.  The result was more raw, pure and energetic, which gave it a sense of immediacy and vigor, and hopefully achieved my intention of capturing the massive force of the waves.

Painting outdoors was very refreshing and I ended up taking several trips to the coast, as well as the base of mount hood to study the landscapes from life.

The 4-panels are all sold separately on society 6 as high quality prints at my online shop  here.  Alternatively, click each image above to be directed to it’s respective page.

 

Starry Siren

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Cosmic mermaid artist Stevyn Llewellyn.

Cosmic mermaid gazing at the crescent moon by artist Stevyn Llewellyn. Rendered in smooth vector lines and hand painted watercolor, this luminous siren is timeless and beautiful, available now here.

Feather Tattoo

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Feather Tattoo art print by Stevyn Llewellyn

Simple and clean vector line drawing of a woman looking over her shoulder with a feather tattoo.
Rendered in watercolor and vector lines by artist Stevyn Llewellyn.

Avaiable now here.
Description:
Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.

 

A Sailor’s Dream

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A Sailor’s Dream by Artist Stevyn Llewellyn

Smiling watercolor and vector mermaid with an anchor tattoo by artist Stevyn Llewellyn available here.

DESCRIPTION
The Vector frame is made from solid wood with a contemporary, angular profile measuring 0.87″ wide x 0.87″ deep. A gesso coating gives the moulding rich color and a smooth finish. Premium shatterproof acrylic protects the art print, while an acid free dust cover on the back provides a custom finish. Includes wall hanging hardware.

Paper size 10″ x 10″. Printed area 8″ x 8″. Framed fine art print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using an advanced digital dry ink method to ensure vibrant image quality.

 

 

Star Blanket

kiki-kang-watercolor-illustrationNew art print “Star Blanket” by Artist Stevyn Llewellyn now for sale exclusively here. Created with smooth vector lines and hand painted watercolor, this cosmic beauty is ethereal and luminous.

DESCRIPTION
Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.

 

 

Allure

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Beautiful woman rendered in smooth, curvaceous vector lines and combined with hand painted watercolor, this striking beauty has her gaze fixed on you. On sale now exclusively here.

Available as a high quality print.
Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.

Other applications such as phone cases, clocks, pillows, t-shirts, duvet covers and more.

Red Maquillage Art Print

woman-with-red-lips-drawingLovely woman with bold red lips and nails by artist Stevyn Llewellyn. Created with vector lines and hand painted watercolor now on sale here.

Description of print:
Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.

Pacific Mermaid

Blue watercolor mermaid by artist Stevyn Llewellyn

Pacific Blue Mermaid rendered in vector and watercolor by Artist Stevyn Llewellyn available now for sale exclusively here.

Description
Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.

 

Blue Nymph

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Beautiful and demure woman artwork.  The method for creating this was to utilize a hand-made watercolor paintings, then scan it in, then add and the line work digitally. Second, was to remove the lines, then reveal the organic, free elements of paint below. This combines both traditional and digital media in order to achieve a contemporary look. This is part of a watercolor blue series, focusing on figurative elements and reducing the imagery down to shapes and lines. It is a continual process of reduction, to evoke simplicity with form and color.  This art is now available for sale exclusively at society 6 here.

Gallery quality Giclée print on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks. Custom trimmed with 1″ border for framing.