Tuesday, December 31, 2013

"Whispering Hope" Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo


Here is the last collage ornament that I created for the year 2013. It has been a good creative experience sharing all of my ornamnets with you. Thank you to the galleries who supported this NEW ART Form. Your trust is immeasurable. Maybe next year I will continue these mini art pieces! Again, thanks for your time and attention bloggers! My wish for all of you: 
LOVE WHAT YOU DO IN THE NEW YEAR!!!! 

Title: Whispering Hope
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Monday, December 30, 2013

"Harrisburg, PA" Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo

This is one of a few collage original tree ornaments with Harrisburg, PA as it's theme. This was created as part of a collection for the 2013 holiday season. This is the next to last post of my tree ornaments that were created for a few local PA galleries. I hope all visitors have enjoyed viewing each one during the month of December.  Here is "Harrisburg, PA" the collage tree ornament.....

Title: Harrisburg, PA
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Sunday, December 29, 2013

"My Heart" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is one of the collage ornaments that I created with a horse theme. In this ornament I used vintage magazine papers, junk mail, asian art paper, music paper, a found button, ribbon, and acrylic paint. The gold touches really make this ornament POP! It has been fun sharing all of these collage ornaments on my blog this month! Two more days, and it will be January 2014! 
Please take a look at "My heart".......


Title: My Heart
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Saturday, December 28, 2013

"THANK YOU" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

Title: THANK YOU 
Medium: Collage
Size MINI (2"x2")
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

This new collage ornament was created for the buyer who needed a small THANK YOU gift for someone. It is a MINI ornament that is simple but sweet! It was one of the first ones that I created for this year. 
I'd like to THANK YOU and the blog community 
for your continued warmth and support! 
All the best in the upcoming creative year!...Sue
                                                                   

(Shown) Little Man and THANK YOU
by Artist Sue Marrazzo

Friday, December 27, 2013

"A Lovely Day" Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo

Title: A Lovely Day
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

This tree ornament was one of a collection that I created with a horse theme for 2013. This collage tree ornament has a lot going on! It was created with found collage papers and items like: dictionary pages, a fortune, burlap, a wrapper, a map, handmade art paper, buttons, magazine papers, acrylic mediums, glitter and light gold acrylic paint. It has a cool look to it. 
Take another look at "A Lovely Day"....



Thursday, December 26, 2013

"Sweet Mother" Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo

Title: "Sweet Mother"
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

This ornament was created using found collage papers, found objects, ink and more. "Sweet Mother" is being shown at The Art and Soul Gallery in the West Shore Farmer's Market in Lemoyne, PA. The owner has a table and 2 small trees set up with my original tree ornaments on them. I am so appreciative  for the support of this fine art gallery. If you are in the area please check out this local PA Art Gallery. www.art-soulgallery.com

Display table at:
Art and Soul Gallery

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

"Inspired" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo


This is another original collage tree ornament created for the 2013 holidays. Above is a close-up so you can see all the textures, papers, and colors in this small work of art. The colors are festive and the look is abstract. 
Take a look and be INSPIRED....

Title: Inspired
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS


Tuesday, December 24, 2013

MINI Tree Ornaments By Artist Sue Marrazzo



Here is a collection of 3 MINI Collage Tree Ornaments. I created all three to go together. These are FUN and Colorful. New York, and Merry Christmas 1 and 2 were created with all found collage papers, notions, and more.
I am wishing all of my blog followers and visitors a
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
I am looking forward to sharing more ART in 2014!
Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Sunday, December 22, 2013

"Western Horseman" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo


This is my 27th collage tree ornament created for the 2013 holiday season. This is one from a collection of horse themed ornaments. This is a MINI collage that is one-of-a-kind and signed. Take a look at all the textures and found papers in this tree ornament. Even the found notions add to this western look.


Title: Western Horseman
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 ornament are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA


Saturday, December 21, 2013

"All I Want For Christmas Is..." Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo

Here is my 26th Holiday Ornament for 2013. This is a mini, 2"x2" in size. I used a wrapper, junk mail, handmade art paper, a book page, ribbon, glitter and a vintage button. All this on this MINI collage tree ornament...WoW!
Title: All I Want For Christmas Is...
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 ornaments are avaiable at the following galleries:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA



Friday, December 20, 2013

"Your Smile" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo


Here is my 25th original tree ornament for the 2013 holiday season. I had a lot of fun creating this ornament. It has so much going on...but it works! In this one I used: found collage papers, found objects, glitter and even a fortune from a fortune cookie. As an experimental mixed media artist and instructor...I love using new supplies, found papers, found objects, mediums, and more! 
Please take a look at "Your Smile"....

Title: Your Smile
Medium: Mixed Media/Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 collage ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA




"Woodpecker" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is my 24th collage tree ornament for the 2013 holiday season. I created a series of bird collage ornaments. "Woodpecker" was created using: found collage papers, found notions, and a little glitter.
Each collage ornament is a one-of-a-kind, original, and signed. 
Yesterday, I found out that this ornament SOLD! 
Take a look...

Title: Woodpecker
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI (2"x2")
SOLD
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 Collection of ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

"But It's A Lot More Fun" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is my 23rd original collage tree ornament for the 2013 holiday season. 
"But It's A Lot More Fun," was created using found collage papers, junk mail, glitter, and found notions. Above is a close-up photo, so you can see all the textures. It's a MINI ornament...and it's a lot of Fun!

Title: "But It's A Lot More Fun"
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI (2"x2")
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

2013 Ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA





Tuesday, December 17, 2013

"New York" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is the 22nd collage tree ornament that I created for the 2013 holiday season. I collaged this small work of art as a tribute to NYC at Christmas! It's colorful, bright, fun, and happy! The collage ornament was created using doodled on paper, magazine papers, red paper party decorations, thread, vintage glitter, ribbon and more. Please take a look at "New York"....

Title: New York
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI (2"x2")
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 Collage Ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA

"Do Something FUN" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

Here is my 21st original one-of-a-kind collage ornament. This one has a horse theme, and a retro look to it. I went for cream and black papers, and added the retro-shade of blue. The final touches of silver paint...just finish this ornament off nicely. We all need to "Do Something FUN" in our free time! 
This tree ornament is just a little reminder...

Title: Do Something FUN
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

This and other collage tree ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA

Sunday, December 15, 2013

"Holiday Magic" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is a very MINI collage ornament....2"x2" to be exact! The silver, white, gray and black colors make this look modern and cool. The touches of the buttons and trim just finish this small work of art off! Please take a look at my 20th original tree ornament for the 2013 holiday season:

Title: Holiday Magic
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS


The 2013 Ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA




Saturday, December 14, 2013

"THOROUGHBRED" TREE ORNAMENT BY ARTIST SUE MARRAZZO


Title: Thoroughbred
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS
This is my 19th tree ornament for this 2013 holiday season. This one was done with a horse theme. I created this original collage ornament using vintage papers, found papers, and found objects. I like the longer rectangular shape of this ornament. This 
collage ornament is for all 
the HORSE LOVERS out there.





This ornament and others are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery

Friday, December 13, 2013

"Christmas Angel" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

Here is my 18th one-of-a-kind collage tree ornament for this 2013 holiday season. "Christmas Angel" has a Vintage Victorian look to it. I created this small work of art using found collage papers, handmade art papers, notions, and found vintage glitter. The colors are rich and pleasant. 
 "Christmas Angel" is a MINI, which is only 2" x 2". 
Take a peek...

Title: Christmas Angel
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 Tree Ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Mini Tree Ornament #17 By Sue Marrazzo

Here is my 17th collage ornament for the 2013 Holiday Season. This ornament was created with 2 others in the same look. This one has a rustic and folk look to it. This was created with found collage papers and objects. 
The main interest is the fortune cookie fortune.
 It reads: "You have a chance to help someone out right now in a big way." 
This is the time of year when we all can help someone in need. Pass it On!

This ornament and others is available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA

Title: In a Big Way
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS





Wednesday, December 11, 2013

"Beauty" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This signed original collage tree ornament is one of my more graphic and abstract creations for the 2013 Holiday Season. When I created this I used art papers, found collage papers, found objects, glitter, paint, and more. "Beauty" was an easy one for me. I went for the Bold and Bright colors with a little glitter! 
"Beauty" can not be ignored.

Title: Beauty
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

This and other ornaments are available at:
Art  and Soul Gallery
Lemoyne, PA

Sue Marrazzo's Collage is in The National Collage Society's 2014 Calendar

I just received the confirmation that the National Collage Society's 2014 Calendar is ready for purchase.  This year one of my collages is included in this stunning juried postcard calendar. This can be purchased on the NCS website: http://nationalcollage.com/bookstore/calendar.html
This calendar makes a great gift. It is smaller and has postcards of each collage. This calendar can then be recycled by using the lovely postcard after you are done with the NCS 2014 Calendar. 


Tuesday, December 10, 2013

"Happy Birthday" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is my 15th handmade collage ornament for the 2013 holiday season. This started with the thought of three women that I know who celebrate their birthdays in the month of December. So, I thought wouldn't it be nice to create a special birthday ornament. This was created using a foreign newspaper, book pages, junk mail, found objects, found collage papers, paint and more. This is for everyone who has a birthday this month....
"Happy Birthday!"

Title: Happy Birthday
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS


My 2013 Tree Ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery

www.art-soulgallery.com
Brath and Hughes Gallery
www.brathandhughesfineart.blogspot.com
CALC
www.carlislearts.org


Monday, December 9, 2013

"Love Story" MINI Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This my 14th collage ornament for this 2013 holiday season. "Love Story" has a bold abstract look. Black, Red and White always look good together. If you look closely at this ornament you will see hearts, flowers, and leaves...which symbolize life, love, and growth. All things that are important in a "Love Story."
Available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA

Title: Love Story
Medium: Collage
Size: MINI (2"x2")
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS


"The Horse" Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo

Here is look at my 13th one-of a-kind collage tree ornament.  "The Horse" is a fun, small, and colorful ornament. I did a few this year with the horse as the main focal point. Who doesn't like the HORSE! This ornament was created with book pages, junk mail, an envelope, found papers, glitter, and found objects. The glitter reminds me of snow...which is appropriate for today...
We have snow on the ground here in PA!

Close-up

Title: The Horse
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

This and other ornaments are available at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA


Sunday, December 8, 2013

"JOY" TREE ORNAMENT BY SUE MARRAZZO

THIS ORIGINAL COLLAGE ORNAMENT IS MY 12TH FOR THE 2013 HOLIDAY SEASON. I JUST FOUND OUT THIS WAS ONE OF THE 1ST TO SELL AT A LOCAL GALLERY. IT IS COLLAGED ON THE FRONT AND BACK AND SIGNED. THIS WAS CREATED USING AN ENVELOPE, VINTAGE MAGAZINE PAPERS, A PAPER BAG, MUSIC PAPERS, GOLD-LEAFED PAPER, INK, FOUND OBJECTS AND MORE. 
THIS IS THE TIME OF YEAR FOR JOY!!!

TITLE: JOY
MEDIUM: MIXED MEDIA/COLLAGE
SOLD
ARTIST: SUE MARRAZZO, ISAP, NCS

2013 ORNAMENTS AVAILABLE AT:
ART AND SOUL GALLERY, LEMOYNE, PA

Saturday, December 7, 2013

"DREAM" MINI TREE ORNAMENT BY SUE MARRAZZO

Here is my 11th collage ornament for 2013. This is a MINI which only measures 2"x2". It has a abstract mixed media look to it. I started with the found word...DREAM. This comes as a reminder to all that DREAMS are what keep us going and give us hope. This MINI was created with handmade art papers, found collage papers, gold leaf, ribbon and more. 
 Keep On DREAMING....

Title: Dream
Medium: Collage
Size: 2"x2" MINI
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Available at: Art and Soul Gallery



Friday, December 6, 2013

Commissioned Tree Ornaments By Sue Marrazzo

I sold my one-of-a- kind collage 
tree ornament titled: Harrisburg, PA at a local art gallery. The customer also commissioned me for 2 more with the same theme, and look. I also created a third for the gallery to show. They turned out awesome. 
I delivered them this morning. 
Please take a look...




Harrisburg, PA Collage Ornaments 
By Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS
Purchase at:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA

Thursday, December 5, 2013

"Bird Totem" Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

Here is my 10th original collage tree ornament for this 2013 holiday season. This was created in a recent workshop that I taught at the Art Center School and Galleries. This ornament was fashioned after the Totems of the Northern American Indian Tribes. They used an object, animals, plants and natural phenomenon as symbols and venerated emblems. 
Symbols in this Totem:
BIRD=The Soul
TREE=Life, Nature, and Harmony
MUSIC=Voice, Free Speech, and Spirit

Title: Bird Totem
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Available at: 
Art and Soul Galleries, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
CALC, Carlisle, PA


FREEDOM Tree Ornament By Sue Marrazzo

This is my 9th collage tree ornament created for 2013. The Horse is a great subject in all types of ART. The horse represents: Strength, Boldness, Power, Speed, hard Work and FREEDOM. Hence, the title: Freedom.

Title: Freedom
Medium: Collage
Size: Mini
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

Available at:
Art and Soul Gallery
Brath and Hughes Gallery
Carlisle Arts Learning Center

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

"Baby's First" Tree Ornament By Artist Sue Marrazzo

Here is my 8th collage tree ornament for 2013. 
"Baby's First" was created for the parent of a 
newborn child as a keepsake of their 1st Christmas.
 This ornament started with the found image of 
the teddy bear, and the rest fell into place. 
Take a look at this little gem for baby...

Title: Baby's First
Medium: Collage
Size: Small
Artist: Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS

The 2013 Ornaments are at the following galleries:
Art and Soul Gallery, Lemoyne, PA
Brath and Hughes Gallery, Mechanicsburg, PA
Carlisle Arts Learning Center, Carlisle, PA