Musing the Goddess

MysticcurrentfdramedsmCosmic Current, mixed media(oil, acrylic and coffee on canvas, plexiglass and wood), hand made gold frame, 57″x86″$6000
fourseasonssm Four Seasons, 40″x29″ mixed media (graphite, oil, acrylic, transparencies on board), dark wood frame $4000
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Mystic Vision (detail), mixed media (oil on vinyl and wood) 41″x52″ $2500

Musing the Goddess, June 20- July 31 at the Cornell Winery in Agoura 

11 pieces of art.

“Such an amazing event! We arrived just in time for the drum circle, so powerful! I absolutely love your work and your spirit, and for paying homage to the Sacred Feminine! -Charlotte Bender

“If you live in the LA area stop by the Cornell Winery and see Greg’s work in person for a limited time…truly spectacular!” -Carolyn Brown

“I am so grateful I came out to see your beautiful artwork…It was a luscious evening, full of the beauty of imaginative creation everywhere. That night was my first drum circle, too! What joy, what joy. A night I will remember for a long time! Thank you for sharing your beautiful work, Greg!” –Nora Koerber

“Get a visual awakening, check out Greg Spalenka’s work. He is an amazing artist with an eye on spirituality, love and beauty.” -Heidi Fehr Keegan

Video by Joe Palacios

Music by my nephew, Nikola Spalenka a.k.a. Akn3laps 

Go HERE to see more.

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Strange Conversations Show

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Opening this Friday, June 5th. Strange Conversations was inspired by my Artist As Brand workshop at Helikon Gallery in Denver last year. I suggested the group of talented artists I was mentoring create a product and show together and this was the result.

I have a piece in the show and the book which was crowd funded successfully. You can pick up a book at the gallery or one from me within the month. If you are in town check it out. More info HERE.

 

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Goddess Preview

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Musing the Goddess, June 20 at the Cornell Winery in Agoura 
7:30 Lecture – 8:30 Book Signing – 9:30 Drum Circle


I am painting day and night to finish up my new pieces for this show that celebrates the Divine Feminine. Here are some pics showing a few of the works in progress. You must to go to the show to see them finished.

 

painting2b I am the Sun, (almost finished) 3’x4′ acrylic, oil, varnish, gold leaf, silver leaf, on canvas/gator board, ready to hang. This art represents the shift from a patriarchal, male dominated world view to a more feminine and holistic one. The sun is generally associated with masculine attributes, but with the Goddess rising in the world’s consciousness, the female population is embodying this powerful symbol of light, life and energy in their minds, bodies, and spirit.

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“Nature’s Graces” (almost finished) will also be in the show, 38″x43″ mixed media, acrylic, oil, gold leaf, varnish, on vinyl/wood, ready to hang. This art reflects the three graces of antiquity connected to nature. Charm, beauty, creativity dancing together upheld and nurtured by a common spirit. Timeless elegance with a nod to Raphael.

Nature’s Graces

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“Mystic Current” 4’x6′ mixed media, acrylic, oil, coffee, plexiglass, varnish, on canvas, wood, ready to hang. The varnishes and plexiglass create a luminescent transparency to this art. Descending upon the earth as an alchemical mix of fire, wind and water, this Goddess energy brings the hope of renewal. She has a powerful presence.

“Mystic Current” 

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Musing the Goddess

painting2b I am the Sun, (SOLD) 3’x4′ acrylic, oil, varnish, gold & silver leaf, canvas/board.

Musing the Goddess – The Art of Greg Spalenka

June 20 through July 31

Join us for a Summer Solstice Art Opening at the Cornell Winery. The festivities will include a multi-media lecture on Spalenka’s art career in publishing and film, a book signing of the newly published, “The Art of Greg Spalenka, Visions from the Mind’s Eye” (Titan Books/London), a Drum Circle (bring your drums!), and other special treats.

The walls will be filled with new mixed media creations and some classics that celebrate the Goddess in all her mysterious and divine glory. Some of these are large pieces (up to 6 feet tall) with gold and silver leaf.

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“Nature’s Graces” (in progress), 38″x43″ mixed media, acrylic, oil, varnish, on vinyl.

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“Nature’s Graces” finished and hung. Hand made frame.

Mysticcurrent5smaller“Mystic Current” (in progress) 4’x6′ mixed media, acrylic, oil, coffee, plexiglass, varnish, on canvas, wood.

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Congratulations to Sofia

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Sofia Bernardez a recent graduate of Highland Hall Waldorf School and talented fashion designer received a scholarship to El Istituto Europeo di Design in Barcelona. I shot photos of her fashions at Matador Beach in Malibu. The fabric designs are hand dyed with plants. Congratulations!

Model- Samantha Timm
Makeup- Haley Blevins

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Musing the Goddess Art Show

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Art in progress 4’x6′(detail, mixed media, acrylic, oil on canvas) for the “Musing the Goddess” Summer Solstice show at the Cornell Winery in Agoura, June 20. I will have 12 pieces in this show of original art and archival, museum quality prints. Stay tuned.

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Love Incense

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There have been lots of requests for this image so I am happy to announce that “Love Incense” is now available as 18″x24″ and 24″x36″ signed, museum quality archival prints. Below the art is printed the following inscription:  “The union of two souls are like trees rooted to the ground, the incense of their love branching upward, manifesting a sacred geometric imprint in the ethers.” 

This art was created for Roxana Illuminated Perfume’s Figure 5: Bois botanical perfume… “a weathered and warm embrace from the undergrowth of a mystic forest.”

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Mother’s Day Giveaway

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Maria Shelley won the Blessings locket. Congrats! There are two more pieces of jewelry left. Keep entering to increase your chances of winning. 

I have three pieces left from my first jewelry line and I am giving them away to three lucky winners. Once these are gone they are gone forever. The names will be drawn on three separate days. The winner for the Blessings locket will be chosen this Wed. April 29, at 12:00 midnight, the Messenger Brooch will be chosen Thurs. April 30, at 12:00 midnight, lastly will be the winner of the Unicorn pendant to be selected on Fri. May 1, at 12:00 midnight.

Each treasure will arrive in a velveteen pouch, perfect as a gift to yourself or someone special, like your Mom! This contest is for US residents only.

Judy Thomson won the Messenger brooch. Congrats! There is one more piece of jewelry left (below). Keep entering to increase your chances of winning.

Ragee Pandi won the “Golden Unicorn” pendant necklace. Congrats! Thank you to everyone who entered the contest and blessings on all of your Mothers.

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Strange Conversations

The Strange Conversations book is a collaborative story with 8 artists. I am one of them. This project is being crowd funded through IndiGoGo. I have two sketches left in the rewards section. Go Here to learn more.

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Vote for Sofia

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One of the images from my photoshoot at Matador Beach in Malibu for Sofia Bernardez a high school student and talented fashion designer who is looking for a scholarship to El Istituto Europeo di Design in Barcelona. She needs votes in this competition. The fabric designs are hand dyed with plants.

Go HERE to vote.
Then click on “VOTA ESTE TRABAJO, RATE WORK”

You can vote once a day until the competition ends through the end of the month.

Model- Samantha Timm
Makeup- Haley Blevins

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