Second in series of Opal Madness

“Opal Madness II Series 1 #2” . Second in series of opals. This one is Encaustic with hand cut glitter and bronze metallic . Found a beautiful frame too. Love this look!

Susan McClellandSecond in series of Opal Madness

New Series …Opal Madness!

This is the first of a new series of Mixed Media pieces. It is achieved by layering epoxy, oil paint and hand cut glitter. At least 6 layers were used to complete this look. Light plays wildly on this work and every angle gives you a different detail. I have another in this series being completed however, it is done …

Susan McClellandNew Series …Opal Madness!

Two Works…..SOLD!

So happy to have made my first local sale! Sold by Weigand Fine Art Gallery in Galax, VA. Excited !! ….yet sad, sad to have to say goodbye to 2 of my favorites. “Alpine Beauty I ” and “Alpine Beauty II”. These were inspired by our 2015 trip to the Yukon. Taken from scenes along the Alaska Highway. Hope you …

Susan McClellandTwo Works…..SOLD!

More New Works

Been very busy here at In Color Studio. Completed 2 Encaustic pieces that got shipped off to California.One placed at La Cucina in Mountain City, TN and one more for here in the studio looking for a home. The unusual thing about all these pieces is that they are landscapes. When I started this endeavor of producing fine art, I …

Susan McClellandMore New Works

Solo Show at Cindy Saadeh Fine Art

Come out on April 7, 2016 from 5 – 9 to Cindy Saadeh Fine Art Gallery in downtown Kingsport, TN. I will be showing 18 Mixed Media and Encaustic pieces, many being seen for the first time. I have been concentrating on a new process that involves using epoxy resin and oil to create great depth. I have a series …

Susan McClellandSolo Show at Cindy Saadeh Fine Art

3 Exciting New Mixed Media Pieces

Just finished 3 really nice Mixed Media pieces. They are “Plume Agate I”, “Plume Agate II” and “Plume Agate III”. I have been working on a new process that is achieved by layering epoxy and oil paint. The result is a piece with incredible depth and detail. This process has helped to capture the intensity seen in the stones I …

Susan McClelland3 Exciting New Mixed Media Pieces

February 12, 2016 Snow day at In Color Studio

Beautiful day here at In Color Studio. Snow days and rainy days are my favorites. Rainy days for the sound of rain on my tin roof and snow days for how cold and beautiful it is outside and how warm and cozy it is here with the wood stove cranked up! New Encaustic….”Plume Mountain” …..details coming soon…..

Susan McClellandFebruary 12, 2016 Snow day at In Color Studio

The Art of the Landscape

When I first got my studio built and had no more excuses, I began to finally paint from my heart. For years most of my work was for someone else…their colors, their dream, their home. While I am grateful and proud to have been a part of making so many people happy, I was finally free to release my happiness. …

Susan McClellandThe Art of the Landscape

“Blue Morning”

Stop by La Cucina Italian kitchen in Mountain City, TN (423-727-0205) to view my latest Encaustic “Blue Morning” . The food is so delicious too!

Susan McClelland“Blue Morning”

Weigand Fine Art and Furniture Gallery

This past Saturday, December 5th, was a soft opening for Weigand Fine Art and Furniture Gallery in Galax, Va. Seven of my pieces were shown. Great turn out and response. Had the pleasure of meeting Richard Weigand, the owner. His handmade pieces of furniture are functional works of art. Thanks to all who turned out in support. Thank you Katie …

Susan McClellandWeigand Fine Art and Furniture Gallery