"My work is representative of my daily experience, whether the natural environment which surrounds me or realities I encounter. Change, renewal, finding and following a path… these concepts occupy my thoughts.
I use symbolism in my work to communicate spiritual reality, and I will often select crystals and minerals, which carry specific attributes.
I am attracted to natural patterns. There may be something in the way the limbs of a tree intertwine or the light falls on marsh grass, which triggers an emotional response.
As an image begins to form and reaches my consciousness, I will nurture its development, sometimes for hours or days, sometimes for months. There is a magical point when I know it is time to make it real, and that's when the work begins."
Visit my online GALLERY to view current work, as well as many of my earlier mosaics.
I keep current, updated information about exhibitions and publications at NEWS, and my complete art resume is found ARTIST INFO page.
Unless otherwise specified, copyright in all copyrightable subject matter on any part of this website is owned by Virginia Gardner. The Virginia Gardner name, and that of Virginia Mosaics and accompanying logos, design marks and slogans are trademarks, service marks or registered trademarks of Virginia Gardner and may not be used in any manner without the prior written consent of Virginia Gardner. Photographs of Virginia Gardner's work may not be reproduced without express written consent of Virginia Gardner and the owner of the individual work.
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