Harrie, handcrafts her paints by blending eclectic pigments and binding mediums. This tactile process grants her absolute control over her paints, allowing the creation of a unique color signature and texture palette. Through curious experimentation, she brings her envisioned shades and tones to life. This personal touch infuses depth and character into each artwork. Harrie's creations are not just visual delights but glimpses into the soul of an artist who paints her dreams with vibrant, self-made hues.
FREE FLOW EXPRESSION
The beauty of painting without a predetermined outcome lies in the element of surprise and the exploration of the subconscious. It allows for a genuine, unfiltered expression of emotions and ideas, capturing the essence of Harries inner world. This method encourages a sense of play, experimentation, and a departure from the constraints of traditional planning, inviting a more spontaneous and authentic artistic process.
Aphantasia, is the inability to visualize mental images. This uncommon condition enhances Harries Free flow process when approaching her artwork. Without preconceived images, she relies on immediate sensory experiences and intuition, leading to a more spontaneous and unique creative process. Aphantasia fosters a direct connection between emotions and the physical act of painting, resulting in unplanned and distinctive outcomes on the canvas. This physical relationship with painting directly impacted Harries’ journey into abstract expressionism.