theresa mARTin

mixed media art

Some stars



I found the tiniest little gold star beads at a small local bead shop. I sewed them onto this 6″ x 6″ piece that is part of the series of nine that I’m making for the November show at Glenview Mansion Art Gallery.  The girl is from my collection of very old photographs. The dress, which looks like metal, is a wonderful material that is no longer available for purchase. It’s a plastic material that feels like cloth called Radiance Papers. It’s one of those things that I have in my studio that I’m reluctant to use, because it can’t be replaced, but I’m working on letting go of these type of things. I think she deserves her dress of gold. And I hope she has many wishes granted by those stars.



The four person show promises to be a good one.

November 6-23
Opening Reception: Sunday, Nov. 6, 1:30-3:30pm

 Exhibitions are open to the public; entry is free.
ADA accessible.
Hours:  Mon., Tues.,   Wed., Fri.: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
 Thurs.: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Closed Weekends and Official Holidays
Located in Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, Md. 20851


4 thoughts on “Some stars

  1. she is adorable and this piece is so full of hope and delight-beautiful work Theresa!

  2. Love love love this piece – it sings – it is golden – lovely

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  3. Those stars are little treasures and the perfect finishing touch for that lovely piece. You have reminded me of the radiance papers I must still have somewhere. The hunt is on!

  4. Theresa, she is a beauty!! I really love the gold in her hair and the tiny matching stars!!

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