JESS STONE

encaustic wax, painting, printmaking, paper arts

Contact Information:

1707 Highway 86
Piedmont, South Carolina 29673
(864) 356-3577

Artist Statement

Humans are in a constant state of processing information through the stimuli of a moment: through colors, movement, textures, inflection, tone, etc. My focus revolves around how this internalization shapes our memories and how this effects moments of connection both with others and with ourselves. It is within these moments that connections are made and, in turn, connections are missed. I examine these moments through the lens of my own life: as mother, as daughter, as wife, as woman. It's all that we say and all that we do not say that create the full experience and in turn, shape our memory of that moment in time.

Directions

From downtown Greenville take Augusta St to Church/Mill Streets intersection. Turn right onto Mill St and follow up onto I-185. Continue on I-185 to I-85S. Take I-85S to exit 35. Turn left onto Hwy 86. Within a quarter mile, studio is on the right.

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