this abstract expressionist-inspired painting is of Oia, Santorini, Greece, a seaside village carved into the caldera’s cliffside with elements dating back to the 13th century. many buildings were carved like caves into the volcanic rock.

learning to let delight lead

a celebration of the creative impulse we inherited from life itself.

a totem for trusting yourself with your own delights and dreams (painted during a season of trusting myself more radically with my delights and dreams).

  • original one-of-a-kind contemporary acrylic painting by artist Ashley Trabue
  • acrylic paint, chalk pastel, and marker on 14x22 inch archival paper, 2021
  • sealed with Karmar varnish and signed in pencil on the front bottom right (not shown)
  • ships with certificate of authenticity and insurance coverage