rusty RSS

abstract, archival inks, art, artwork, blue, box mounted, colorful, commercial interiors, composition, contemporary, corporate artwork, creating, decay, decor, Digital, entropy, epson ink, fotos, giclee, gold, healthcare, hospitality, hot press paper, landscape, loose prints, luann ostergaard, metal, ostergaard, photo art, photography, prints, residential, resort, rust, rust art, rusty, surfaces, texture, unusual, wall art, weathered -

While I’m shooting I may see a hint of a landscape or cloud I plan to use later, but mostly I just shoot what looks interesting and know I will have ‘discovery’ later as I get them into the computer and see what I have. I do not change the color of an image, I just bring up the saturation and contrast and that usually reveals gorgeous color combinations and textures that I would never think of creating on my own. It’s magical and I feel a bit of alchemy as I transform an image of scrapyard castoffs to a...

Read more

abstract, Archival, artist, artwork, commercial interiors, contemporary, corporate, corporate artwork, decor, giclee, hospitality, luann ostergaard, modern, photo art, photography, print, resort, rust, rusty, wall art -

Touring the brand new Hampton Inn in trendy Northwest Portland today with Art consultant Diane Kruger and Director of Sales Jessica Rippell and sculptor Joseph Rastovich. I have 10 pieces featured in the lobby for Grand Opening and beyond. The Hotel will open September 2017.

Read more

artwork, industrial, luann ostergaard, metal, modern, photo art, photography, prints, red, rusty, wall art -

From a great shooting expedition out on the Owens Farm in Kennewick, WA  last year with Bill and Adam Leahy.   'Sochi' translates to the word 'equipment' in the Japanese language. This image has an overlay image of weathered copper metal.

Read more

abstract, artist, artwork, box mounted, cradle box mount, decor, Digital, fotos, giclee, hospitality, landscape, loose prints, luann ostergaard, photo art, photography, print, residential, rusty, studio, wall art -

My advice to those thinking of submitting to art festivals…go for it! It will be some of the most rewarding and interesting experiences you’ll have in your life. It will make you a better artist - you will understand why you are making art, how to talk about your artistic process and you will learn how to sell you art - all while getting valuable feedback from interested art lovers and art buyers!

Read more

abstract, Archival, artwork, box mounted, colorful, commercial interiors, contemporary, decor, Digital, epson, fotos, giclee, gold, hospitality, industrial, luann ostergaard, modern, photo art, photography, prints, residential, resort, rusty, sophisticated, studio, wall art -

It’s such a gamble to do these shows and there is NO guarantee you will sell anything.  It’s a crazy lifestyle and only the professional traveling artists that do these shows know how hard it is. But there is something magical about creating an energized art festival from scratch in an empty parking lot or park – it literally comes to life! Complete with live music acts, artful parades and food booths! All of the hundreds of top tier artists coming together from all over the country, creating this little city of tents filled with one-of-a-kind treasures.  All with big...

Read more