Artwork copyright Deborah Mersky. Photo courtesy of Washington State Arts Commission.
Crazy Arms, 1993
(American, born 1955)
Location: Washington State Arts Commission, Kirkland
ABOUT THE ARTWORK
Deborah Merksy created Crazy Arms as a tribute to country music singer Patsy Cline using a clay printing process as well as hand-painting with gouache and watercolor.
This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Lake Washington School District.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Artist Deborah Mersky creates artworks in a variety of media, including painting, prints, and large-scale public installations. She notes, "the overlapping worlds of nature and human habitation on earth is what interests me, particularly the delicate, off kilter moment we currently reside in."
|Material Category||Work on paper - painting|
|Medium||Hand-colored clay print on paper|
|Dimensions||34 1/2 in x 56 1/2 in (sheet)|
|Acquisition Method||Direct purchase|
|Artist Location||Texas, United States|