A Paradigm Shift in the Studio


Keys to My Heart Rebecca Finch

With the beginning of this recent Keys to Freedom series in January, a new way of painting made it’s way into the studio. For a while I used art as an escape from some painful times in my life. But I slowly realized that this was not going to help me process or work through any of life’s difficulties. So as I began this series, I was in the middle of trying to figure out what it would look like if I invited my whole self into the studio instead of banning from my artsy haven the part of me with all of those pesky issues. And from that change, the Keys to Freedom and Under the Shadow of Your Wings series’ were created.

Themes that I’ve struggled with and concepts I wanted to celebrate started to emerge somehow mingling with the objects I had decided to paint. This is only the beginning of this new purpose for painting. I don’t know what it will look like in the future, how long they will continue, or if I’ll put them in a book one day. Right now, I just have titles to help explain the themes, but soon I’ll be blogging about each painting to unwrap the gifts, whether painful or healing, in hopes that some of you may enjoy and identify with them.

Stay tuned for some encouragement and hopefully the continued assurance that you’re not alone as you walk your own journey.

Some of the original paintings have sold, but there are limited edition prints available. Order yours, here.







Limited Edition Prints

Something I’ve been dreaming about for several years has finally been put into motion: Limited Edition Prints.

What is a Limited Edition Print? What is a Print vs. a Reproduction? What is a giclee?
You can get answers to those questions, here.

I have selected eight images to be released as prints and you can order them now. See them all on this page.

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And while you’re there, enjoy the little website facelift. Wintery colors and golden warmth mingle with my paintings and my favorite things {you know: keys, feathers and old books}.

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