Our Couch is Green 1

$1,995.00

Encaustic Wax on Cradled Wood, 20″ x 20″

Often lost to the loud vibrance of colorful petals, the greenery of flowers is usually overlooked. Yet without their accompaniment, the vibrance of petals and fruit would be lost. A color symbolizing life, abundance and nourishment, the green couch in Song of Solomon places the listener in a lush, alive environment. Complimentary greens and reds create a feeling of richness.

Description

DETAILS:

-Original Painting Size: 20” x 20”

MATERIALS: Encaustic wax on cradled board.

Encaustic paintings are very durable. The beeswax and resin are impervious to moisture, making them extremely archival; they will not yellow or darken. Do not frame encaustics under glass; there is no need. Plus, you will loose the beauty of the wax and how the light plays with the painting.  If you wish to add a frame around the edges, choose one that will extend in height beyond the surface of the painting, thereby protecting the edges.

Even though they are extremely archival, encaustics should be handled with care to avoid scratching the surface and to protect the edges. Do not subject the painting to extreme temperatures; do not leave in a hot car, outside in the direct sun or subject it to extreme cold.  They do best in stable temperatures between 40-125 degrees Farenheit.

Encaustic paintings may develop “bloom”, a hazy white residue, in the first year as the wax is curing.  It is completely normal and is easily removed by gently wiping the surface with a soft cloth.  I use an old cotton pillow case.  I think it is good practice to wipe the painting surface at least once a quarter to maintain the beauty of the piece. A soft cloth can be used to buff and shine the finish and to clean of any dust or residue.

NOTE: Colors may vary slightly from screen to print.

RETURN POLICY:

All sales are final. We accept returns for refund or exchange, for items damaged in transit.

To be eligible for a refund or exchange, you must first email us within 7 days of receiving the artwork at lynn@lynnhartenberger.com to alert us of the damage, then return the damaged item to us. Upon receipt of the damaged item, we will ship out a replacement, if available. If a replacement is not available we will refund the full purchase price of your item.

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This product is for personal use only and is NOT for resale.

Additional information

Dimensions 20 × 20 in