Three Hearts (Zentangle ATC/ACEO)

“Three Hearts.” Mixed media, June 2012 Not too long ago, I was helping my aunt and grandparents clean out the garage a d there was a dictionary they wanted to throw out; but, I had other plans for it. After taking the dictionary, I unbound it and turned the pages of words into canvases for … Continue reading

Explaining Artist Trading Cards or ACEO

"Purple Cityscape." (c) 2012 by Benjamin Vess. All Rights Reserved.

Title: “Purple Cityscape.” Date Created: 2012 Medium: Acrylic on linen paper. Dimensions: 3.5×2.5″ (ATC/ACEO) Click here to bid on this piece Well, as I’ve been reviewing my website, making sure all the sold pieces are labeled, “sold.” After having done that, I couldn’t help but notice that there isn’t much on sale anymore and that … Continue reading

Artist Trading Card: Blue Cityscape

“Blue Cityscape.” original painting, 2012. Acrylic on card stock paper primed in gesso. Click here to bid on this card! ACEO Original Painting by Benjamin Vess titled, “Blue Cityscape.” Each card is hand painted with acrylics after a careful selection of card-stock paper and prepping with a light layer of gesso in order to ensure … Continue reading