Urania and Ptolemy

Title: Urania and Ptolemy Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Oil Support: Stretched Canvas Size: 18x24 inches Date Completed: June 28, 2018 Framed: not necessary This picture was adapted from an inspirational small stamp woodcut illustration that is in many old world texts books about astronomy. It was originally from Johann de Scarobusco’s Textus de Sphaera that was … Continue reading Urania and Ptolemy

Nebulous

Title: Nebulous Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Oil Support: Stretched Canvas Size: 12x9 inches Date Completed: 2012 Framed: Unframed Window to the universe, a black hole, the fire of life giving birth through the nebula. A gentle milk snake encircles the gateway to the universe as a symbol of infinity. There are many ways you can meditate … Continue reading Nebulous

Divine Plan

Title: The Divine Plan Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Watercolor Support: Watercolor Paper Size:  9x12 inches Date Completed: July 22, 2015 Framed: Unframed How would you go about designing and creating the Earth, sun, moon, and heaven above? This is a bit of a flight of fancy for me, and it was a first watercolor painting in … Continue reading Divine Plan

Scorpio

Title: Scorpio Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Acrylic Support: Stretched Canvas Size: 18x24 inches Date Completed: November 2010 Framed: Unframed As you have probably guessed by now, I like to put numerous meanings into my paintings. I created this particular piece for a show called Scorpio. Obviously, there is a scary scorpion featured. But behind the scorpion, … Continue reading Scorpio

Great Mystery

Private Collection Title: Great Mystery Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Acrylics Support: Watercolor Paper Size: 18x24 inches Date Completed:  Early 2000s Framed: Unframed At the time of creating this painting I was heavily into researching the stars through ancient Egyptian eyes. The hieroglyphs are real, and the messages says “How can we be so conceited as to … Continue reading Great Mystery

Taking the Queen

Title: Taking the Queen Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Oil Support: Stretched Canvas Size: 24x18 inches Date Completed: April 16, 2009 Framed: Unframed The story of Taking the Queen came from researching the stars. The story of Cassiopeia the constellations lies behind the checkerboard. There are layers to the painting. On the surface, it is a painting … Continue reading Taking the Queen

Life

SOLD Title: Life Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Oil Support: Stretched Canvas Size: 20x24 inches Date Completed: mid 2000s Framed: Unframed An old painting that was inspired by the Tree of Life, ambigrams and the duality of nature. This was one of my first oil paintings, as you can see, it is a bit rough around the … Continue reading Life

Salamander

SOLD Title: Salamander - Elemental of Fire Artist: Anawanitia Medium: Acrylic Support: Stretched Canvas Size: 24x20 inches Date Completed: June 4, 2011 Framed: Unframed This painting is a play on several meanings and stories of a Salamander. Salamander is an elemental for fire. As the folklore says; the first fire of winter in the home, … Continue reading Salamander