Lusk, B.K.

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B.K. Lusk has been a well selling artist and prestigious award and juried award winner for over a decade. Her work has been seen on television, in newspapers and publications nationally and you can find her art in galleries, private and corporate collections worldwide. You can also find reproductions of her work in stores, boutiques and online. She currently lives in Georgia with her husband of ten years and a few furry friends.

B.K.'s primary medium is oil. She uses a glazing technique wherein she creates many light layers allowing each to dry, adding depth, contours and shadows. This gives her figures a luminescent ethereal quality. She will sometimes paint a swirling textured background and add patterns over patterns around the figure. This creates a three dimensional illusion behind her subjects. She also uses various mediums to create raised layers or patterns on her work. She often glazes interference oils on her paintings that have iridescent or pearlized qualities. The most noteable feature of her work are the raised and intricate designs and patterns that she leafs with gold, silver and most recently multicolor metal foils and powders. This embellishing process can sometimes take as long as the painting itself. Her mixtures of gold and metal swirls, patterns and dots add an opulence to the finished work and in themselves convey their own meaning or story to the work.

"I have been working on paintings that embody the power of woman through spiritual and deified representations. Some of my paintings are elaborate and ornate because they are icons of the feminine spirit. I have always been fascinated by religious icons and the elaborate detail and use of gold leaf in their representations and have used this influence to create my modern day icons of the strong and vibrant female perspective. We have so many facets as women, so many graces and so much strength, that I impart this into my creations in order to elevate the fortitude that women possess and exemplify them as the extraordinary beings that they are."



Muse Pink

Muse Pink

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Mystic Mermaid

Mystic Mermaid

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Mystic Rose

Mystic Rose

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Nevina Fairy of Kildare

Nevina Fairy of Kildare

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Oceania

Oceania

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Ornament Serenitys Mother

Ornament Serenitys Mother

Finished Design Size 225 W by 221 H (9 W X 8-3/4 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 90 Colors)...
Pandora

Pandora

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Peacock Daydream

Peacock Daydream

Finished Design Size 450 W by 691 H (18 W X 27-5/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 86 Colors)...

Peacock Princess

Peacock Princess

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Petal

Petal

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QS Absinthe by Moonlight-Lusk

QS Absinthe by Moonlight-Lusk

Finished Design Size 195 W by 135 H (7-3/4 W X 5-3/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) Copyright Heaven and Earth...
Queen Of Diamonds

Queen Of Diamonds

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Queen Of Hearts

Queen Of Hearts

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Raya Goddess of Light

Raya Goddess of Light

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Red April

Red April

Finished Design Size 350 W by 522 H (14 W X 20-7/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) Copyright Heaven and Earth...
Reef at Dusk

Reef at Dusk

Finished Design Size 350 W by 232 H (14 W X 9-1/4 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 88 Colors)...

Reefscape

Reefscape

Finished Design Size 350 W by 278H (14 W X 11 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 90 Colors)...
Rose

Rose

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Sea Mistress

Sea Mistress

Finished Design Size 400 W by 609 H (16 W X 24-1/4 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 86 Colors)...

Season of Perspehone

Season of Perspehone

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Secret

Secret

Finished Design Size 400 W by 605 H (16 W X 24-1/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 50 Colors)...
Secret Garden

Secret Garden

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Secret Garden 2

Secret Garden 2

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Secret Garden 3

Secret Garden 3

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Selen

Selen

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Serenity Fairy

Serenity Fairy

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Serenity's Mother

Serenity's Mother

Finished Design Size 352 W by 448H (14 W X 17-7/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) Copyright Heaven and Earth...

Serenitys Fall

Serenitys Fall

Finished Design Size 400 W by 479 H (16 W X 19-1/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 86 Colors)...
Sister Moon

Sister Moon

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Spring Fairy

Spring Fairy

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Starlight Fairy

Starlight Fairy

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Starlight Princess

Starlight Princess

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Summer BKL

Summer BKL

Finished Design Size 525 W by 768 H (21 W X 30-5/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 88 Colors)...
Supersized Letting Go MC

Supersized Letting Go MC

Finished Design Size 999 W by 788H (39-7/8 W X 31-1/2 H inches on 25ct fabric) (This Chart Contains 236...
Tabby The Beggar

Tabby The Beggar

Floss Usage Chart Finished Design Size 350 W by 242 H (14 W X 9-5/8 H inches on 25ct fabric) Copyright...