Gallery

Original Art

Available for Purchase

"MERMAID VIRTUOSA"

26" X 32"

A beautiful vintage 1930's mirror is the backdrop

for this truly magical piece. Stained glass, painted glass, found objects, and layers of tints and resins add

unparalleled depth and reflectivity that must be seen to fully appreciate.

$825

*Due to its size, weight, and fragility, this piece is not eligible for shipping. 

Pick-up only (Mechanicsburg, PA).

"THE PAUSE"

14-1/2" X 17-1/2"

"The pause is as important as the note." 

It's true in music; it's true in life.  Musician/professor Truman Fisher's observation is showcased in this original paper collage.  Layers of paint, papers, and graphics, embellished with gold leaf and several Swarovski crystals.  Double-matted and framed, outside dimensions, 14-1/2" X 17-1/2"

$240

(FREE SHIPPING)

"PERHAPS THEY ARE NOT STARS"

14" X 14"

Words of comfort

to anyone who has experienced loss,

attributed to an Eskimo legend.

Layers of painted rice paper, vintage graphics, gold leafing, and Swarovski crytals are featured in this original collage, double-matted and framed. Outside dimensions, 14" X 14".

$180

(FREE SHIPPING)

 

"MORE TO LIFE"

14" X 14"

"There is more to life

than increasing its speed."

~Mahatma Ghandi, Indian ethicist.

This timeless (and timely) reminder is showcased in a collage of painted rice papers and original graghics, embellished with gold leaf and square-cut Swarovski crystals.  Outside dimensions: 14" X 14"  

$185

(FREE SHIPPING)

"DON'T IT ALWAYS SEEM TO GO"

17-1/2" X 14-1/2"

"Don't it always seem to go that you don't know what you've got 'til it's gone?"~Joni Mitchell

Layers of hand-painted papers,

vintage & original graphics showcase the poignant words of the iconic singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell.  Embellished with gold leaf and several Swarovski crystals. 

Double-matted & framed.

Outside dimensions, 17-1/2" X 14-1/2"

$180

(FREE SHIPPING)

 

"CHANGE YOUR THOUGHTS"

6" X 6"

Brilliantly painted

in alcohol inks and encased in resin, this little gem features the profound words of esteemed American minister/author, Norman Vincent Peale. Embellished with glass beads and a Swarovski crystal.  Outside dimensions: 6" X 6 "

$52

(FREE SHIPPING)

Avenir Light is a clean and stylish font favored by

"ALL WE HAVE"

13-1/2" X 16-1/2"

"All we have is the here and now." 

This mindful message was created with layers of painted rice papers & vintage graphics, embellished with gold leaf and square-cut Swarovski crystals.

Double-matted and framed.

Outside dimensions:  13-1/2" X 16-1/2"

$180

(FREE SHIPPING)

 

"DANCE FIRST"

6" X 6"

Advice for anyone, not just dancers~

from Irish novelist & theater director, Samuel Beckett.

This original work on glass features metallic paints, original graphics, gold leaf flecks, and a square Swarovski crystal.  Outside dimensions, 6" X 6"

$52

(FREE SHIPPING)

"NOW AT LAST"

18" X 21"

"Now at last they were beginning

Chapter One of the great story no one on Earth has ever read,

which goes on forever: in which every chapter is better than the one before."~

C.S. Lewis, British writer.

The words of this literary great are

showcased in this original collage

featuring vintage graphics on layers of

painted rice papers, gold leaf,

and square-cut Swarovski crystals.

A perfect sentiment for newlyweds!

Double-matted and framed.

Outside dimensions: 18" X 21"

$365

(FREE SHIPPING)

"OF ALL THE LIARS"

14" X 14"

"Of all the liars of mankind, the fisherman is the most trustworthy." 

This cheeky observation of classical scholar William Sherwood Fox is presented in this original collage, featuring layers of painted rice papers, original graphics, gold-leafing, and square-cut Swarovski crystals.  Perfect gift for your favorite fish chaser. 

Double matted & framed.

Outside dimensions: 14" X 14"

$185

  (FREE SHIPPING)

"BE SILLY"

6" X 6"

"Be silly, be honest, be kind."

Advice for the ages! A personal favorite quote of American philosopher, Ralph Waldo Emerson.

This original glass art features marbles, gears, beads, and funky bling. 

Outside dimensions: 6" X 6" 

$52

(FREE SHIPPING)

 

"THE MOUNTAINS ARE CALLING"

14-1/2" X 17-1/2"

"The mountains are calling and I must go."

Many can relate to these words of American naturalist, John Muir.  Layers of painted rice paper, vintage graphics, gold leafing, and Swarovski crystals are featured in this original collage, double-matted and framed.

Outside dimensions, 14-1/2" X 17-1/2"

$195

(FREE SHIPPING)

"FLY"

6" X 6"

A graduation? A promotion? 

This "sky is the limit/fresh start" message is perfect.  Vividly painted on  leaf-green stained-glass, embellished with squares of scarlet stained glass and square-cut Swarovski crystals.  Frame is wide oak, painted & distressed.

Outside dimensions: 8" X 10" 

$120

(FREE SHIPPING)

"ALWAYS REMEMBER"

7-1/2" X 9-1/2"

"...Always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think."~ A.A.Milne

Brilliant words for us all to embrace, by a brilliant English writer. Handpainted on glass in a happy wash of bright alcohol inks, embellished with glass beads and a square-cut Swarovski crystal, this little piece makes an especially thoughtful gift for a newborn, a child, or anyone who could use a reminder.

Outside dimensions: 7-1/2" X 9-1/2" 

$82

(FREE SHIPPING)

Check back often to view more of my latest work.

Thank you!

"WINGS TO THE MIND"

7" X 9"

"Music gives wings to the mind."~Plato

This collage on glass features layers of paint, resin, Czech glass beads, vintage sheet music, and the astute observation of Athenian philosopher Plato.  Perfect gift for any lover of music.

Outside dimensions: 7" X 9"

$120

(FREE SHIPPING)

"I MUST HAVE FLOWERS"

8" X 10"

"I must have flowers always & always."~Claude Monet

A brilliant background of streaky, sky-blue stained glass, whimsically beaded Queen Anne's lace, and the shared sentiment of French impressionist Claude Monet are featured in this original glass piece. Outside dimensions, 8" X 10"

$72

(FREE SHIPPING)

"SOME DAYS"

8" X 10"

"Some days there won't be a song in your heart.  Sing anyway." ~Emory Austin

This gentle reminder

on hand-painted glass features blue skies, perky glass flowers, and a square-cut Swarovski crystal. 

Outside dimensions:  8" X 10" 

$85.

(FREE SHIPPING)

"DRAGONFLY"

7" X 9"

A gorgeous piece of opalescent stained glass in shimmering hues of peach and aquamarine is the backdrop for this

delightful pewter dragonfly.  Augmented with square chips of foiled glass.  Unique & lovely!

Outside dimensions: 7" X 9"

$75

(FREE SHIPPING)

"TWO CRABS IN QUARANTINE"

8" X 10"

Oil on panel.

Outside dimensions: 8" X 10"

$225

(FREE SHIPPING)

SOLD

© 2020 dlhersheydesigns •  Created with Wix.com