Tuesday, May 15, 2018

How does one begin an Abstract Painting.

How do you know where to start?  Ahhhhh, yes one of the most frequently asked questions in my studio by visitors.  With my work the stepping off point is nature and as many know water in particular.  But for someone else it could be anything from color, light, pattern, form, the human figure, animals, etc.
beginning of a painting
I may begin with bold marks or layers of paint. Approaching the blank canvas can be a challenge and getting something down with out pre-conceived notions is my biggest stumbling block.

But as things evolve I find that .........The Sea Speaks

The Sea Speaks, Cindy Walton, 30"x30", oil and cold wax on panel, $2300

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Morning Light - oil and cold wax painting

Morning Light- oil and cold wax painting 

Morning light in the mountains is a mysterious sight to behold.  The sun climbs and peeks over the top of the mountain before it is truly "daylight".  Sometimes there is a mist that settles in the valley that the sun will burn off before the light becomes full "daylight".

Morning Light, Cindy Walton, 24x24", oil and cold wax on panel. $1500

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Asheville Citizens Times article - February-2018

Hi All,

Yes! Our local paper did a great article and interview about my work and why I paint.  I thought you might like the insight.  As always thank you!!!!

Thursday, January 18, 2018

New Exhibit - Indigo Hotel , Asheville, NC

Recently  a great opportunity has come to myself and artist Wendy Whitson.  That's right Cindy and Wendy hahah... are exhibiting together at the Indigo Hotel in Asheville, NC.  A look at what you will see!

Friday, December 1, 2017

Holiday Happenings

Such a busy time of year and so many things to do.  I also have an invitation or two for all of you.

Please Join the artist at the Wedge Studio for and Open House.  Lots of smiling faces food and cheer.

See you there,

Monday, November 20, 2017

Confluence opening

We had a nice turn out and a lot of friends, family and students from Asheville School. Thank you everyone for all you help, good wishes etc.  The exhibit will run until Dec. 14, 2017.  Please let me know if you came by.
Photography by Joye Arden Durham

Monday, October 23, 2017

" Confluence" exhibition opens Nov. 9th - Preparation for a solo- show

Oil sticks and tools
Painting edges
Pondering the upcoming schedule in my office
Show preparation is a big job no mater how big your exhibition.  I have been working on paintings since this summer.  Creating a theme, painting edges, choosing to paint on different substrates, invitations and artist statement.  I even designed a book of the paintings that revolve around the theme of Abstraction and Landscape.

If you would like to:
Own one of these new works

Order a New Book "Confluence"

Preview some of the upcoming work
Please visit my website www.cindywalton.com