A fearless client in Canada ordered this mystic diagram of the wrathful goddess Kali. One of our most technically challenging pieces to date, this acrylic painting includes many layers of plywood, as well as black glitter, gold leaf, and hundreds of hand-shaped florets, beads, and rays. It required hundreds of hours of work.
The Red Ganesha project was completed after a year and many hundreds of hours of work! It is a synthesis of the Basholi and Tanjore styles. This 5’x 5′ oil painting on hardwood includes 23K gold leaf, crystals, mirror tiles, and ceramic pearls. It will be installed in the permanent collection of an anonymous patron …
For this year’s Wake Up Festival, Sounds True invited Ekabhumi to participate as their Minister of “Ah Ha!”. Among his duties: spreading joy with chalk drawings based on delightful traditional South Indian patterns and constructing an outdoor Durga yantra from all-natural materials. Take a look!
OESA associate Ekabhumi has created a magnificent set of illustrations for Sally Kempton’s popular book, Awakening Shakti, published by Sounds True. Because of the subject matter, mostly goddesses, both lovely and fearsome, obedient and victorious, are depicted.
Work-in-progress pictures from our work on Yoga Tree Telegraph’s back studio. A feathery forest of iridescent peacock feathers surround the entire room! Kudos to Tim Dale for commissioning this sumptuous piece, and to team members: Bhadra Bee, Audry V Haller, Trish Richie, Tatyana S Brown and Ekabhumi.
The owners of Yoga Tree commissioned a large painting of Ganapati, based on an old “Calendar Art” print from India. An acrylic under-painting on wood panel was painstakingly overlaid with colorful oil washes and glazes over a period of weeks. It was installed in the new Yoga Tree studio in Corte Madera, CA in November, …
Yantras of the effulgent goddess of desire were commissioned by two well-known San Francisco Bay Area yoga instructors, Sianna Sherman and Stacey Rosenberg. Here is a photo-journal of what that process was like for One Earth Sacred Arts when we made one of them.