Philadelphia area artist Stephanie Ricci shares her craft with us, and discusses her preferences for the imperfect. Be sure to click on each of the images to see their full detail.
” Every true artist has been inspired more by the beauty of lines and color and the relationships between them, than by the concrete subject of the picture.” – Piet Mondrian
One quote I live by!
" Every true artist has been inspired more by the beauty of lines and color and the relationships between them, than by the concrete subject of the picture."
- Piet Mondrian
What got you started crafting?
I grew up with all sorts of exposure to many mediums of art, thanks to my Mother!
What is your source of inspiration?
Color, Texture and Light. I often photograph unattractive, overlooked items and surroundings, transforming them into objects of beauty.
What have you made recently?
My current series of photographs include my close friends, neighborhood, interiors, and spaces that reflect each other.
Why are handmade crafts important to you?
Personal touches and imperfections are much more appealing than mas produced products. I enjoy supporting the art community and helping it grow.