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August 13, 2015
Sea of Green, 24" x 24", mixed media on canvas $800, ©Kellie Day

Sea of Green, mixed media aspen trees

Hello aspen trees. This mixed media aspen tree painting began as something I was creating for a client. It started out with lots of intricate background details. Which ended up being covered by paint. Here’s how it looked in its early stages: I don’t know whether this is bad or good that […]
March 2, 2015

The Foundation of a Painting is in the Knowing

Roots of an aspen painting – first the skiing, observing, driving my partner cuckoo by stopping to take photos. Then the rough, fun collage backgrounds… stay tuned for the paint throwing.
December 4, 2013
Where the Sun Sleeps, 61" x 30" diptych on canvas by Kellie Day ©2013

Where the Sun Sleeps

Just got back from a restful week in South Carolina, where I started this aspen painting in my parents’ garage. Their garage also serves as their art studios, as both my parents are artists. My mom paints horses, my dad paints cows. My mom uses wild, passionate brush strokes and […]
July 9, 2012
Summer Fire, 12" x 12", mixed media on canvas by Kellie Day, ©2012, SOLD

Library Art Opening to Feature Kellie Day & Sven Krebs

This Saturday, July 14 from 4pm to 7pm stop by the RIdgway Library to see the latest art works by Kellie Day and Sven Krebs. Kellie’s rough and bold mixed media paintings feature scenes and experiences from her life, including fire fighting, mountain climbing, riding bikes after drinking martinis, and […]