WHITE MILLS - Milford artist, Debbie Gioello is the featured at the Art Factory of White Mills, where she will present - "Spring Metamorphism” through a showing of her collection of butterfly paintings.
Gioello's butterfly paintings are representative of butterfly specimens she purchased on a trip to South America. They are vividly colorful in their representational beauty of harmony and balance. They have been executed using acrylic paints and varnish in a multiple glazing technique. The completed painting of the butterfly is cut away from the original canvas and superimposed on another painted canvas of fauna background, producing a layered three-dimensional textured painting.
On display, along with the colorful butterfly paintings are etchings, woodcut and artist note cards of butterflies, as well as a 12 section painting of the wildflower wing stem, in its natural wooded fauna background.
The will show run May 1 through June 10. Gioello will be at the artist reception Saturday, May 20 from 5 to 7 p.m., which is open free to the public.
The Spring Metamorphism show will be at the Art Factory of White Mills, 736 Texas Palmyra Highway (Route 6), White Mills. For more information call 570-251-1181; email info@TheArtFactoryofWhiteMills or visit via computer at
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