Sometimes I think to myself: “Stephanie, your artistic practice is bipolar.” I tell people that my artistic practice started in 2012 with sewing, but I suspect it started long before… Read more Afrocentric Fairy illustration →
My latest work is a mask inspired by my ancestral Yoruba tribe from West Africa. I wanted to represent the model of an elongated and oval shaped face, as this is commonly seen on traditional masks from the region. Here you can see an up close and angled perspective of the nose bridge of the mask. The area is raised slightly to show a break in the surface of the face. The method of this painting further explores my current practice of singular images against a black negative space. For… Read more Gold textured mask with a black background →
Greetings! I was having fun with my video camera and shot this video the other day. I took the content from one of my blog postings and simply read it to the camera. Windows Media Movie Maker allowed me to easily insert photos and edit clips to make a video. It is posted on YouTube, so my style is much flirtier than usual. It was fun and I think I will continue to make videos that showcase my art. I also decided to hide most of my face. I know… Read more New video available →
An acrylic relief painting of a planet with rings on canvas. The main colours are gold and black. In this post Stephanie Konu discusses the techniques used to create this style of painting.
Greetings! I have great news: my newest artwork is now featured on original clothing at http://www.Spacearttshirts.com. In an earlier post, I talked about my new offering of prints; and those… Read more Space Art T-shirt: Neptune’s Trident →
I am excited to announce that I will now be offering prints of my artwork here on my blog! At the top of the page (in the navigation bar) is a link that reads: “Purchase My Prints”. When you click that link you will see links to prints of my artwork that are for sale. With the awesome power of Shopify and my friends at Printify, you can have a beautiful print of my very original artwork sent to you with free shipping. Thanks for supporting me, and be sure… Read more What is new? →
Current price: $50 CDN with free shipping to Canada and the United States. This work is based on dream-like apparitions of images, and symbols coming out of the darkness like an echo. “Neptune’s Trident” is a perfect example of what I am trying to achieve. Walls can display one’s personality! These canvas with high quality print will always look as tight and flat as the day they were made. Every frame is built with a solid face to support the canvas and prevent deforming. .: 100% Cotton fabric Printed on… Read more Neptune’s Trident Square Framed Premium Gallery Wrap Canvas →
My latest piece is entitled “Nights over Algonquin part 2”. It is part of a series I did with a deep-space black background. The concept was to create a… Read more Black space acrylic with green and silver →