Posts Manifesto 2 Sept 2021ARTIST STATEMENT:Marelle is investigating two creative veins. The first is an investigation inspired by feminism, goddesses, and video game characters. Reconciling her Catholic upbringing, Marelle has chosen to reject the patriarchal deities, and is searching throughout history and cultures for femme goddesses. They tend to make themselves known, especially on the internet. Plugged inContinue reading “Manifesto 2” September 22, 2021September 22, 2021 Winter is Coming I vow to only shoot my paintings in the dark with a cellphone flash September 13, 2021September 13, 2021 Marelle September 1, 2021September 1, 2021 Hands August 1, 2021August 1, 2021 Collage Painting feels orb-like. It is a soft act, impressionistic, ethereal, and offers glimpses into another realm. But collage is punchy, precise, clean and contemporary. In comparison to painting, it is my artistic battleaxe: capable of rapid journalistic exposition, commentary, or- as I am critical af- critique. It is fast and explosive creation – a “quickie.”Continue reading “Collage” July 30, 2021July 30, 2021 Shop Update June 2021 …is live! Since moving to Woodbridge, I have had a lot of time to spend moving and sitting with my artwork. I have hung my own work in bedrooms, dining rooms, and at the top of the stairs. I have let the works speak with each other and with me. They tell me where theyContinue reading “Shop Update June 2021” June 14, 2021July 30, 2021 Quarantine Newsprints The weekend of DC’s first quarantine lockdown was the weekend of my second group art show in the city. Within the month I made the painful decision to evacuate my 100sq ft art studio of four years in Takoma (DC Arts Studios). My determination to forge an art career, the money spent… It all feltContinue reading “Quarantine Newsprints” March 4, 2021 Perseverance Slow growth! Here are four works I made in the last quarter of 2020. It’s a cloudy day and I just love having paintings side by side on display for photos. It really helps me view my own work in a constructive way. The largest one here is 18×24” and the smallest is 9×12” soContinue reading “Perseverance” December 20, 2020 No Calendar This Year First of all, thank you to the new blog followers! Since I am new to WordPress in general, it really tickles me to know that people would stumble on this website and want to subscribe to my updates. Thank you! My, my, my…. Last Friday marked the time I began calendar sales for 2020, andContinue reading “No Calendar This Year” December 4, 2020 More than likely, my instagram has been updated more recently than this website. Sign up for Email Updates from Marelle Mushroom Art! Join my email list By clicking submit, you agree to share your email address with the site owner and Mailchimp to receive marketing, updates, and other emails from the site owner. Use the unsubscribe link in those emails to opt out at any time. Processing… Success! You're on the list. Whoops! There was an error and we couldn't process your subscription. Please reload the page and try again.