Friday, February 10, 2017

Large abstract painting, contemporary textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Happy Dance”, modern art abstract

Happy Dance   40" x 40"    $3400.00
So how do I name my paintings you ask??
I really don't know.  It usually happens well after
I'm finished painting it.  I stare at it until something
comes to me.  This one just makes me happy when I
look at it.  The colors are great!
It's an original painting created with acrylic
paint and texture medium.  The medium is sculpted,
shaped and left to dry for a couple of days. Then
many layers of paint are applied.  The canvas is
1.5" deep and painted black on the sides for a finished
look that does not need framing.  The surface is very
textured.  After it dries, a UV varnish is applied to
protect the color.  It's wired and ready to hang.
For more information, email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.



Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Large abstract painting, contemporary textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Quiet Color”, modern art abstract

Quiet Color   30" H x 40" W   $2500.00
Calming colors of muted green, blue and beige with
a tiny bit of orange excitement!
It's an original painting created with acrylic
paint and texture medium.  The medium is sculpted,
shaped and left to dry for a couple of days. Then
many layers of paint are applied.  The canvas is
1.5" deep and painted black on the sides for a finished
look that does not need framing.  The surface is very
textured.  After it dries, a UV varnish is applied to
protect the color.  It's wired and ready to hang.
For more information, email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Large abstract painting, contemporary textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Attempt To Contain”, modern art abstract

Attempt To Contain   48" H x 72" W   $6900.00
Under lighting, this neutral looking painting reveals
bits of color....blue, gray, green, rosy-beige as well
as neutrals.  It's an original painting created with acrylic
paint and texture medium.  The medium is sculpted,
shaped and left to dry for a couple of days. Then
many layers of paint are applied.  The canvas is
1.5" deep and painted black on the sides for a finished
look that does not need framing.  The surface is very
textured.  After it dries, a UV varnish is applied to
protect the color.  It's wired and ready to hang.
For more information, email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.



Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Large abstract painting, contemporary textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Autumn Triptych”, modern art abstract

Autumn Triptych   36" H x 72" W   $5400.00
Acrylic painting on three canvases.
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, you can see my website here 
Original abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
The surface of the painting is very textured with
acrylic medium.  The medium is shaped, sculpted
and left to dry for several days.  The paint is
then applied in many layers. The canvas is 1.5 inches
deep and painted black on the sides for a finished
look that does not need framing.  The surface is covered
with a UV varnish that helps to protect the color.
It's wired and ready to hang.



Saturday, January 14, 2017

Large abstract contemporary painting, textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Golden Islands”, modern art

Golden Islands   36" H x 48" W   $3900.00
Soft and neutral color with a few splashes of excitement!
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, you can see my website here 
Original abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
The surface of the painting is very textured with
acrylic medium.  The medium is shaped, sculpted
and left to dry for several days.  The paint is
then applied in many layers. The canvas is 1.5 inches
deep and painted black on the sides for a finished
look that does not need framing.  The surface is covered
with a UV varnish that helps to protect the color.
It's wired and ready to hang.





Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Large abstract contemporary painting, textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Autumn Whirl”, modern art

Texture, texture, texture !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Oh, and lots of color too.  "Autumn Whirl"  48" x 48"  $4900.00
For more information, please email me here.
To see additional paintings, check out my website
Original abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
The surface of the painting is textured with acrylic medium.
The medium is shaped, sculpted, and left to dry for several days.
The paint is then applied in many layers.  The canvas is 1.5 inches
deep and painted black on the sides for a finished look
that does not need framing.  The surface is finished with
a UV varnish that helps to protect the color.  It's wired and ready to hang.



Sunday, January 1, 2017

Large abstract contemporary painting, textured art by California artist Nancy Eckels - "Fire In The Sky”, modern art

"Fire In The Sky"   18" H x 84" W   $3200.00
Extreme proportions on this one.  It's textured and
dramatic....ideal for hanging over a long couch in
a low ceiling room.  For more info, please email
me here. To see more paintings, visit my website.



Saturday, October 29, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Wishful Thoughts”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Wishful Thoughts"  48" H x 36" W  $3900.00
This is an original abstract acrylic painting created
 with texture medium on canvas.  The texture
 is applied and sculpted before any paint is applied.
  It dries for several days and then many layers
 of paint are added. It's finished with a couple
 layers of UV varnish to protect the color.  
 The canvas is 1.5" deep and painted black on the sides 
for a finished look that does not need framing. 
 It's wired and ready to hang.
For more information, email me here.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Smiles and Tears”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Smiles and Tears  36" H x 60" W  $4500.00 
Orange and yellow peeking out from under shades of
gray.  The gray has a tiny bit of steel blue tinge to it.
This is an original abstract acrylic painting created with texture
 medium on canvas.  The texture is applied and sculpted
 before any paint is applied.  It dries for several days and
 then many layers of paint are added. It's finished with
 a couple layers of UV varnish to protect the color.  The canvas
 is 1.5" deep and painted black on the sides for a finished
 look that does not need framing.  It's wired and ready to hang.
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website


Monday, October 3, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Autumn Flurry”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Autumn Flurry"  48" x 48"   
This painting is currently at Carre d'artistes Gallery
in Atlanta, GA.
For more info, email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website
 This is an original abstract acrylic painting created with
 texture medium on canvas.  The texture is applied 
and sculpted before any paint is applied.  It dries for
 several days and then many layers of paint are added. 
It's finished with a couple layers of UV varnish to
 protect the color.  The canvas is 1.5" deep and
 painted black on the sides for a finished look that
 does not need framing.  It's wired and ready to hang.





Sunday, September 11, 2016

Abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Water’s Edge”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Water's Edge"   40" H x 12" W  $900.00
 This painting makes me feel like going to the beach.
This is an original abstract acrylic painting created with
texture medium on canvas.  The texture is applied 
and sculpted before any paint is applied.  It dries for 
several days and then many layers of paint are added.
 It's finished with a couple layers of UV varnish to
 protect the color.  The canvas is 1.5" deep and
 painted black on the sides for a finished look that 
does not need framing.  It's wired and ready to hang.
Detail shot of "Water's Edge"



Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Oasis”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Oasis"  48" x 48"  Original abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
This is an original abstract acrylic painting created with
 texture medium on canvas.  The texture is applied and
 sculpted before any paint is applied.  It dries for several
 days and then many layers of paint are added. It's
 finished with a couple layers of UV varnish to protect
 the color.  The canvas is 1.5" deep and painted black 
on the sides for a finished look that does not need
 framing.  It's wired and ready to hang.




Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Cooling Trend”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Cooling Trend"   48" H x 60" W   $5900.00
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website
Original abstract acrylic painting on canvas by
 California artist Nancy Eckels.  This painting is 
very textured with many layers of paint.  The 
canvas is 1.5 inches deep and painted black on
 the sides for a finished look that does not need
 framing.  The surface is finished with a
 UV varnish that helps to protect the color.





Saturday, August 20, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Smolder”, by California artist Nancy Eckels


 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
This new painting is a little heavier than most....
but my mantra is, "if you don't like it, 
just keep putting paint on it", so......I did.
It's finally finished! "Smolder" 36 x 36. 
 A close up of the texture is included.
For more information, email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.


Sunday, August 14, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Float”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Float"   36" H x 24" W   $1800.00
For more info, email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website
This is an original abstract acrylic painting
 created with texture medium on canvas. 
 The texture is applied and sculpted before any paint is applied. 
 It dries for several days and then many layers 
of paint are added. The canvas is 1.5" deep and
 painted black on the sides for a finished look that does
 not need framing.  It's wired and ready to hang



Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Spring Breeze”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

This painting is currently at Carre d'artistes Gallery
in Atlanta, GA
"Spring Breeze"   36" H x 60" W  
Original abstract acrylic painting with texture medium 
on canvas.  The canvas is 1.5" deep and painted
black on the sides for a finished look that
does not need framing.  It's wired and ready to hang.
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.


Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Shoreline”, by California artist Nancy Eckels



Shoreline  24" x 24"   $900.00
Original abstract acrylic painting on canvas.  The sides are 1.5
 painted black for a finished look that does not need framing.
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.
To see a close up of the texture, scroll down to the next image.



Texture detail

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Hot Spot”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Hot Spot"  60" H x 48" W   $5900.00
It's been very hot here in Southern California 
for a couple of weeks.  It's probably where the idea
for this painting came from. The texture on this painting
is sculptured before the paint is applied. After the
medium dries, it's ready for paint.  I have posted
a couple close ups of the texture below.
  The sides of the canvas are painted black for a finished
 look that does not need framing.  
It's wired and ready to hang.


Detail 1
Detail 2
Detail 3
 
 

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Color Tracks”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Color Tracks"  40" H x 48" W  $3900.00
I started with texture medium, sculpturing it into a 3D
design and allowing it to dry for a couple of days.  Then
comes the layering of color...lots of color.  I finished with
a light layer over the top and a dark layer on the bottom
with all the rest of the colors showing through.
For more info, please email me here.
To see more paintings, visit my website.




Sunday, June 5, 2016

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting, "Every Color”, by California artist Nancy Eckels

"Every Color"   30" x 30"   $1900.00
I wrestled with this one for a long time, constantly applying 
color until I liked it.  I finally liked it....about a million
colors later.  Along with the texture, they combined into
a really interesting look. A couple of closeups of
the texture are further down in this post.
For more information, please email me here.
To see more paintings, check out my website.



Three detail shots