March New Moon

Only a few days left of March and to celebrate this month’s New Moon here is March New Moon [2017] Digital Art © Marina Kanavaki [art print and products available at my art shop @ Society 6] New Moon • Visible: 1% ↑ • Age: 30 days Ralph Towner: New Moon from his album: Old … Continue reading

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time diversion XX

Saturday 25th, March 2017 Moon: Waning crescent • Visible: 9% ↓ • Age: 27 days Twentieth clock*: One more to go as tomorrow we go D.S.T.   Poppies   Poppies Technique: watercolour digitally edited Original size: 16x15cm Poppies – watercolor by Marina Kanavaki © 2013   and for this last Saturday before D.S.T.: Arvo Pärt: Spiegel … Continue reading

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time diversion XIV

Sunday 19th, March 2017 Moon: Last Quarter • Visible: 62% ↓ • Age: 21 days Fourteenth clock*:   As Above So Below #3   As Above So Below #3 Technique: Watercolour Original Size: 34x24cm from my watercolor series “As Above So Below” *2012 © Marina Kanavaki and for an abundantly beautiful Sunday: Vijay Iyer With … Continue reading

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time diversion IX

Tuesday 14th, March 2017 Moon: Waning gibbous • Visible: 97% ↓ • Age: 16 days Ninth clock*: Paths of Color [Red, Orange and Green] Paths of Color [red, orange and green] Technique: Watercolour Original size: 30x39cm from Marina’s watercolor series “Dreamscapes” 2013 © Marina Kanavaki and for this Tuesday: J.S. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book … Continue reading

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time diversion VIII

Monday 13th, March 2017 Moon: Full Moon • Visible: 100% ↓ • Age: 15 days Eighth clock*: Little Chakra Tree Little Chakra Tree Technique: Watercolour Original size: 27x16cm Marina’s Little Chakra Tree from her watercolor series: Trees & Forests © Marina Kanavaki and to accompany this Monday’s “Little Chakra Tree” Osho: Chakra Sounds Meditation “In this … Continue reading

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peridot eight

August • 8 •  08:00 •  2016 and with August, I complete my artistic journey of months and numbers. A journey that began in September 2015*. There will be a post with all of them together, some time soon but on with this summer month… …………………………………………………………… • August colors: Orange, Red & Light Green •  … Continue reading

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ruby seven

July • 7 •  07:00 •  2016 and according to numerology, 7 represents Truth, Trust and True Desire! Be prepared for a very powerful spark of change! …………………………………………………………… • July colors: Red, Pink, Purple & Green • July Birthstone: Ruby, Carnelian • July Flowers: Larkspur, Tulip, Water Lily & Delphinium • Words of the month: Happiness, … Continue reading

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my little chakra tree redux

Some time ago I painted this Little Chakra Tree [some of my friends may remember it]   Little Chakra Tree Technique: Watercolour • Original size: 27x16cm • Marina’s Little Chakra Tree from her watercolor series: Trees & Forests © Marina Kanavaki   detail 1: Muladhara detail 2: Swadhisthana detail 3: Manipura detail 4: Anahata detail … Continue reading

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emerald five

Fifth hour of the Fifth day of the Fifth month: MAY! The name originates from the Greek goddess Maia [one of the Pleiades and the mother of Hermes]. …………………………………………………………… • May colors: White-Yellow, Red & Green* *  [keep your eyes open for something green to follow…] • May Birthstone: Emerald also: Sapphire, Agate, Chrysoprase, Beryl • … Continue reading

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garnet one

First month of the year: January and my journey through/to numbers continues. A journey that -rather unorthodoxly*- began in September 2015! *Back in September 2015, inspired by Bumba’s “The Numbers Game Is Here: Mathematics for Dummies” The Whole Nine Yards,  I started working on images for each month. First month was September, so this series … Continue reading

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opal ten

After a long involuntary absence, I am on my journey back – metaphorically speaking. Mid October. Tenth month. The ‘official’ month of Autumn. October’s flower is calendula and birthstone: opal [and tourmaline]. The name opal derives from the Greek Opallios, meaning “to see a change in color“. Although it is argued that the origin may … Continue reading

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character no4 revisited

Wishing everyone a beautiful new week! [enjoyed last Saturday’s Supermoon?] This is a painting from my first solo exhibition back in 1999 at Epoches Gallery, in Athens. Character No4 Character No4 © marina kanavaki Technique: Gouache & Ink on paper Original size: 9x14cm from M.K. solo exhibition in 1999 at Epoches Gallery: “CHARACTERS”      … Continue reading

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Haematite

Haematite / Hematite: According to Collins English Dictionary: “a red, grey, or black mineral, found as massive beds and in veins and igneous rocks. It is the chief source of iron. Composition: iron (ferric) oxide. Formula: Fe2O3. Crystal structure: hexagonal” The name hematite is derived from the Greek word for blood αἷμα haima because hematite … Continue reading

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happy december!

Wishing everyone a very Happy December   month of Green, Red & …White [at least for some!] in other words: month of joy!               Visit my shop for art prints, framed or on canvas or printed on iphone cases, laptop skins, cards, mugs, t-shirts, tank tops, v-neck tees, biker … Continue reading

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as above so below #15

As promised [ or warned!: https://marinakanavaki.com/2014/08/21/as-above-so-below-14/ ], the “As Above So Below” series continues.   [here is a link of the ones I’ve already posted: As Above So Below ] Without further ado, here it is:   As Above So Below No15   detail 1 detail 2 detail 3     Technique: Watercolour & Inks … Continue reading

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In Limbo – Cinnabar

Second in the series: Cinnabar* This time no mixing with inks – just watercolours.   * Cinnabar is another name for Vermilion, a brilliant red [red-orange] pigment, which is actually made from the powdered mineral cinnabar. A beautiful weekend to everyone.   In Limbo – Cinnabar   detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 Technique: Watercolour … Continue reading

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I SEE – Half a Century Of Greek Graphic Designers

Poster “I SEE – Half a Century Of Greek Graphic Designers” 2005 © marina kanavaki Exhibition organized by the Greek Graphic Designers Association [GDA] in 2005. The exhibition was held at Benaki Museum and at the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art.   50 designers in Greece, were chosen to create a poster on the theme: … Continue reading

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Forest Dreams

“As Above So Below No3” and interior design… Watercolor and details here You can visit my shop for art prints, framed or on canvas at Imagekind • my art prints, framed or on canvas or printed on iphone cases, laptop skins, cards, t-shirts & hoodies, tote bags and pillows, at Society6 and also • my … Continue reading

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ode to a new moon

Sunday, November 3rd [2013] New Moon Solar Eclipse You can check exact time and visibility from your place here: Timeanddate.com Observers in the eastern coast of the United States, northern South America, southern Europe, the Middle East and Africa will be able to see a partial eclipse. The eclipse will reach its maximum over the … Continue reading

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reaching – triptych

“Reaching” triptych Technique: gouache on paper Size: 10x15cm   Reaching I Reaching II Reaching III © marina kanavaki   You can visit my shop for art prints, framed or on canvas at Imagekind or alternatively • my art prints, framed or on canvas or printed on iphone cases, laptop skins, cards, t-shirts & hoodies, tote … Continue reading

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Face on Yellow Crying Red

  detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 detail 4 detail 5 detail 6 Face on Yellow Crying Red Technique: Gouache Original size: 10×14,5cm from marina’s “Characters”  © marina kanavaki Note: As this is an original work, it is bound to have “imperfections”. In this case very few of them were retouched or cleaned, as I … Continue reading

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at the beach with style!

Off to the beach? Enjoy it in style!  🙂 Click on images for more details or visit my art shop here             

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atom flowers #38

detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 Atom Flowers #38 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13×13 from “marina’s atom flowers” 2013 © Marina Kanavaki   SHOP Atom Flowers #38 ART PRINT [FRAMED OR ON CANVAS] @ IMAGEKIND            [museum quality printing and framing] Click on the images for more details   SHOP Atom Flowers #38 ART PRINT [FRAMED … Continue reading

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paths of color [red, orange & green] multiples

Paths of Color [red, orange and green] gone wild!! Multiplied, dissected or magnified, it is now printed on various everyday items Paths of Color [red, orange & green] click on pictures for more information Home                    Work               Clothes & Accessories        … Continue reading

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paths of color [red, orange & green]

detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 Paths of Color [red, orange and green] Technique: Watercolour Original size: 30x39cm from Marina’s watercolor series “Dreamscapes” 2013 © Marina Kanavaki   SHOP Paths of Color [red, orange & green] ART PRINT [FRAMED OR ON CANVAS] @ IMAGEKIND                       SHOP Paths of Color [red, orange & green] … Continue reading

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war 1990* revisited

Illustration “War 1990*” © marina kanavaki Technique: Acrylic on paper Original size: 100x310cm [photographing it was a challenge – a big thank you to my tutors for their ingenuity and …juggling skills!] Illustration “War 1990*” © Marina Kanavaki detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 detail 4 detail 5 detail 6 the text: In one of … Continue reading

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AQUA: Watermelon Burst!

AQUA: Watermelon Burst! Technique: Watercolour Original size: 29x29cm Please note that Society 6 offer FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE THRU JUNE 16!!!   SHOP AQUA: Watermelon Burst ART PRINT HERE                                             Visit my art shops for more items with AQUA: Watermelon Burst! MARINA’S ART SHOP & MARINA @ SOCIETY 6 and … Continue reading

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add character [#20] to your day!

             Black t shirt cafepress.com V neck tee cafepress.com Character #20 Journal cafepress.com Character #20 [2] Journal cafepress.com Character #20 [black] Mug cafepress.com Character #20 Mug cafepress.com Character #20 [black] Mug cafepress.com Character #20 marina kanavaki marinakanavaki.com   SHOP Character #20 ART PRINT HERE [museum quality printing and framing]

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May Flowers

A bouquet of flowers for the first of May. The month of color. Happy May everyone! May Flowers by marina-kanavaki on Polyvore

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atom sea #21 multiples

“Atom Sea #21” survived [or so I think!] the anatomy! Without further ado, here it is comfortably settled on various items! Atom Sea #21 Home                      Work         Clothing & Accessories                    Pet Happy!          Visit … Continue reading

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Happy April with Poppies!

Happy April everyone!!! Poppy Technique: watercolour Original size: 11x11cm Poppy – watercolor by Marina Kanavaki © 2013   SHOP Poppy ART PRINT HERE                              [museum quality printing and framing]   Poppies Technique: watercolour Original size: 16x15cm Poppies – watercolor by Marina Kanavaki … Continue reading

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atom sea #21

  detail 1   detail 2   detail 3 Atom Sea #21 Technique: watercolour Original size: 18x18cm from Marina Kanavaki watercolor series “Atom Sea” © 2013     SHOP Atom Sea #21 ART PRINT HERE                         [museum quality printing and framing]

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atom flowers #36 multiples

Atom Flowers #36 on the anatomy board… dissected and magnified for a happier living! Atom Flowers #36 Home                    Work     Accessories      Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Atom Flowers gifts Calendars   Atom Flowers #36 from Marina Kanavaki watercolor series “Atom Flowers” © … Continue reading

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atom flowers #36

Atom Flowers #36 Technique: watercolour Original size: 15x15cm from Marina Kanavaki watercolor series “Atom Flowers” © 2013     SHOP Atom Flowers #36 ART PRINT HERE                                                [museum quality printing and framing]

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Happy 1st of March!

Happy 1st of March! Spring is almost here…  

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character #13 multiples

Analysing and breaking up my “Character” was …fun! So here it is: “Character #13” printed on various items! Marina’s Art Shop for home         for the office         clothing & accessories             Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Characters gifts Marina’s Art Shop See also Marina’s … Continue reading

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character #13

“Character #13” 1999 © marina kanavaki Technique: Oil on paper Original Size: 60x75cm from M.K. solo exhibition in 1999 at Epohes Gallery: “CHARACTERS”   SHOP Character #13 ART PRINT HERE                                                                                          [museum quality printing and framing]

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the woods IV multiples

The time of the week when I multiply, dissect, magnify… [!] The Woods IV printed on various items!   Marina’s Art Shop home                kitchen              office       clothing & accessories       for the pet Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more … Continue reading

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the woods IV

The Woods IV Technique: Watercolour Original size: 28x21cm   detail 1 detail 2 detail 3   The Woods IV – 2013 from her watercolor series: Trees & Forests © Marina Kanavaki     SHOP The Woods IV ART PRINT HERE                              [museum quality printing and framing]

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happy new year!

wishing everyone a shower of good fortune! Happy 2013!

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marina’s xmas tree #4

…tis the season! …and still the month of happy trees! Marina’s Xmas Tree #4 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from Marina’s Christmas watercolor art 2012 © marina kanavaki     SHOP Marina’s Xmas Tree #4 ART PRINT HERE                          [museum quality printing and framing]   Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Christmas gifts … Continue reading

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merry christmas!

merry merry Christmas everyone!!!!

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marina’s xmas tree #12

…tis the season! …and the month of happy trees just a few days from Christmas! Marina’s Xmas Tree #12 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from Marina’s Christmas watercolor art 2012 © marina kanavaki     SHOP Marina’s Xmas Tree #12ART PRINT HERE                       [museum quality printing and framing]   Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop … Continue reading

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marina’s xmas tree #2

…tis the season! …and the month of happy trees! Marina’s Xmas Tree #2 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from Marina’s Christmas watercolor art 2012 © marina kanavaki     SHOP Marina’s Xmas Tree #2ART PRINT HERE              [museum quality printing and framing]   Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop for more Christmas gifts Marina’s Art … Continue reading

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marina’s xmas tree #14

…tis the season! another Xmas tree as the series continues! Happy Happy Happy Holidays!!! Marina’s Xmas Tree #14 Technique: Watercolour Original size: 13x13cm from Marina’s Christmas watercolor art 2012 © marina kanavaki     SHOP Marina’s Xmas Tree #14 ART PRINT HERE                           [museum quality printing and framing]   Marina’s Art Shop Visit Marina’s Art Shop … Continue reading

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