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#ChickenArt

Sarah Sammis
11 hours ago
Buff chicken standing near a green background. There are potato chips here and there in small piles
Sarah Sammis
22 hours ago
Rooster splashes in a puddle. Piece is mostly blue with some yellow, red, green, and purple.
Sarah Sammis
3 days ago

I’m starstarting a new chicken painting. This is Rainy Day Play. It’s 5.5x5.5 inches. Acrylic paint. #art #wip #ChickenArt #mastoart

A fluffed up rooster on a blue background.
Sarah Sammis
2 weeks ago

Pollofrenda is done. 16x20 gauche and Sharpie on paper. #art #mastoart #2023AYearForArt #gauche #chickens #ChickenArt

18 colorful chickens stylized in a Day of the Dead fashion.
Sarah Sammis
1 month ago

Glorieta Magica is complete. 20x20 acrylic on canvas that will fluoresce under black light.

#art #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #mastoart #ActuallyAutistic

Day of the Dead styled chicken painted in very bright colors.
Sarah Sammis
1 month ago

Laundry Service is finished. I'm not sure exactly how long it took because I did most of the work just before turning off the light and going to sleep.

#mastoart #art #procreate #DigitalArt #ChickenArt

Four roosters stand before a dubious laundry line and a paint splattered backdrop.
Sarah Sammis
1 month ago

Orange Chicken. This #procreate piece took 15 hours. #art #DigitalArt #ChickenArt #mastoart

A colorful ceramic rooster sits next to a bowl of oranges.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Progress on Glorieta Magica. The new easel makes painting larger pieces an absolute joy. #wip #CallForArt #chicken #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #mastoart

Chicken pained like a Day of the Dead calavera.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Rainbow Hen… a quick digital sketch to try something out. Final version will be gauche and ink on paper. #mastoart #chicken #ChickenArt #DigitalArt

Rainbow colored hen in profile.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Background color added. I will go back and add some blending and other colors next time. #wip #ChickenArt #AcrylicPanting #CallForArt #mastoart

Day of the Dead styled chicken outlined in dark gray. Background painted yellow and orange.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

New piece outlined. For my boldest of chicken paintings I use Payne’s Gray for the outlines. #wip #CallForArt #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #art #mastoart

Dark outline of a chicken in a Day of the Dead inspired style.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

La pintura <<Pollo calavera numero dos>> es completa. 6x6 acrílico sobre lienzo.

#art #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt #Fediart

Gallo pintado al estilo Día de los Muertos
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Almost done with Pollo Calavera numero dos. #wip #ChickenArt #CallForArt #AcrylicPainting #color #art #mastoart

Stylized rooster skeleton.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

New piece started: Pollo Calavera numero dos. #wip #acrylicpainting #chickenart #color #colorful #mastoart

Stylized chicken skeleton painted in red, yellow and black. Against an ultramarine blue background.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Rooster Reads. 3x3 acrylic on canvas board. For the Castro Valley Library. Come see it in September. #art #chickenart #mastoart #acrylicpainting

Brown rooster reading from a red book.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

I’m almost done with this mini canvas. It will be on display at the Castro Valley library. #MiniArt #AcrylicPainting #mastoart #art #ChickenArt

A brown chicken reads from a large red book.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Here is “Wonderland” finished and varnished. It’s a 6x6 inch commission. It’s one of the most complex and challenging pieces (because of its small size) I’ve done in a long time. #art #mastoart #psychedelic #portrait #ChickenArt #commission

Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Progress. I will finish tomorrow morning. #commission #wonderland #ChickenArt #AcrylicPanting #mastoart #art

A pair of hens in front of rainbow mushrooms.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Here's a new 6x6 canvas I've started. #wip #art #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt #FediArt

Outline of a very stylized chicken. Outline painted in bone black.
Same chicken but now the background is painted in turquoise. Unfortunately my camera didn't quite pick up the right tone of the background color, making it look more blue than it actually is.
Sarah Sammis
2 months ago

Summertime Blues is done. If you'd like to own the original -- a 10x10 acrylic on canvas - you can purchase it here:

https://ko-fi.com/s/a96bcfadb0

#art #AcrylicPainting #ChickenArt #2023AYearForArt #MastoArt #FediArt

Summertime Blues - 10x10 acrylic on canvas - A two tone chicken squints at the sun despite wearing blue tinted sunglasses.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

Progress. This one is so much fun to paint. #wip #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #mastoart #fediart #art #chickens

Silly chicken wearing oversized sunglasses.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

New artwork. The original, an 8x24 acrylic painting on stretched canvas, will hopefully be part of the Art and Tech show at the Sun Gallery in Hayward California (August 11-October 7)

Prints, pillows, mugs, etc can be bought here:
https://fineartamerica.com/featured/gods-of-makerspace-sarah-sammis.html

#art #2023AYearForArt #AcrylicPainting #ChickenArt #MastoArt #Fediart

This triptych depicts Hephaestus, Zeus, and Apollo, the gods of fire, electricity and art. Of course each god is also holding a chicken (couldn't resist!).
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

That’s the last outline done. #wip #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt

Magenta outline of Zeus on an orange background

My black onyx knows a thing or two about lighting apparently #chickenart #chickens

Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

Hera and Her Hen is finished. This 10x10 acrylic on canvas will be on display and for sale at Snappy's Cafe in Hayward, California, this October.

Prints, mugs, etc can be purchased now from: https://fineartamerica.com/featured/hera-and-her-hen-sarah-sammis.html

#art #MastoArt #fediart #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt #2023AYearForArt

Red haired goddess in purple and red, holds a broody yellow hen.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

I worked a third session on "Hera and her Hen." I need to finish Hera's clothing and work more on her hand .Then I'll finish with some. background/foreground details. #wip #art #mastoart #fediart #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt

Women with red curly hair stares directly at the viewer. She's holding a very fluffed up, possibly broody white hen.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

I worked on Hera again. You can see she's starting to take shape. Since there's so much energy and emotion in this piece, I'm being fairly fast and loose with my brush work.

I'm working on a 10x10 inch canvas with acrylic paints.

#art #wip #AcrylicPainting #goddess #chickens #ChickenArt #fediart #mastoart

Close up of Hera's face showing how I've started to layer in warm colors over the green
Detail photo showing the almost finished face, minus any closer work I might do in a future session.
End of session photograph showing how the browns, oranges, pinks, reds, and siennas look to create Hera over the green underpainting.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

Current WIP is Hera.

This is Hera and her hen. She will be a fiery almost feral red head when I’m done. Her hen will be puffed up and broody. To make her hair stand out better I’ve done an entire under painting. The canvas is 10x10 inches and the medium is acrylic paint.

#wip #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt #goddess #MastoArt #fediart #art

Underpainting of a wavy haired woman snuggling up to a puffy, broody hen.
Initial underpainting, done in greens. Details still pretty vague.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

Hestia and Her Hen is finished! 10x10 acrylic on canvas. It will be part of the show/sale at Snappy's Cafe in Hayward California this October.

Prints, mugs, puzzles, etc can be purchased here: https://fineartamerica.com/featured/hestia-and-her-hen-sarah-sammis.html

#art #Fediart #MastoArt #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt

Portrait of a goddess and her hen rendered in warm colors, primarily yellow and ocres with some pinks and reds.
Sarah Sammis
3 months ago

It’s been awhile but I’m working on Hestia again. #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #art #MastoArt #fediart

Portrait of a goddess holding a yellow hen. All done in yellows and ochres.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

I finished an 8x8 acrylic painting today. Sometimes the planets align and the creative vibe is just right.

This is "A Bundle of Borbs" and was so much fun to paint.

If you'd like to own a print, mug, puzzle, etc, it's available here: https://fineartamerica.com/featured/bundle-of-borbs-sarah-sammis.html

If you'd like to own the original, it will be at Snappy's Cafe in Hayward California this October.

#art #2023AYearForArt #chickens #ChickenArt #colorful #MastoArt

Fifteen colorful chick shaped chickens huddled together on an a purple background.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

New digital art piece: Rumors. Those polka dots took me hours and hours and hours.

Prints, pillows, mugs, etc can be purchased here:

https://fineartamerica.com/featured/rumors-sarah-sammis.html

#art #DigitalArt #chickens #ChickenArt #Polkadot #2023AYearForArt #MastoArt

Rumors: three black, blue and white spotted chickens pause mid gossip.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Here’s where I stop for now. #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt #AcrylicPainting

Shading added to the colorful borb shapes.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Bundle of Borbs is taking shape. #wip #art #MastoArt #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting

An arrangement of colorful chick shaped blobs.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Pick a Little, Talk a Little is complete. Although the original has sold, prints, mugs, etc are available here:

https://fineartamerica.com/featured/pick-a-little-talk-a-little-sarah-sammis.html

#art #commission #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt #ChickenArt #chickens

Three yellow hens in fancy hats look like they have some shenanigans planned.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

New painting finished. While the original isn't available, prints, pillows, mugs, puzzles, etc, are:

https://fineartamerica.com/featured/the-belles-sarah-sammis.html

#art #artwork #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt #2023AYearForArt

Three blue hens who have had a little too much.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Progress on “Pick a Little, Talk a Little” #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt

Three yellow hens in fancy hats. They look slightly shifty.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Progress on "Pick a Little, Talk a Little." This is another commission. #MastoArt #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #wip

Three yellow hens with outlines of their fancy hats. Two look smug. One looks worried.
The Yellow Hens have more details to their fluffy bodies.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Thank you to everyone who commented on my pieces for the Castro Valley public art installation last month. I am one of eleven artists to have been selected. I'm not sure yet which of the eight have been chosen or where my piece(s) will be installed. I will post updates as I learn more! #art #CastroValley #MastoArt #PublicArt #chickens #ChickenArt

Eight acrylic paintings of chickens in various whimsical styles.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

These three pieces will be at the upcoming Members’ Show at the Sun Gallery in Hayward. #art #Hayward #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt

From left to right: Brewding, Coffee with the Muse, and, California Lunch
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

The Belles is almost done. #art #MastoArt #chickens #ChickenArt

Three blue hens who are three sheets to the wind.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

I’m starting a new piece: The Belles. 12x12 acrylic on canvas. This is a commission. #wip #art #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt

Three blue hens with daisy shaped eyes. Looks like they’ve hit the sauce too hard.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

Pretty in Pink is finished. 8x8 acrylic on canvas. #art #MastoArt #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting

Three long necked pink hens. They have wide eyes, crazy combos and polka dotted bellies.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

If you're in the East Bay or want an excuse to visit Hayward, come see the Members' Show at the Sun Gallery (https://www.sungallery.org) which runs from June 22-July 29, 2023. The reception is June 24th from 1-4PM.

I'll have three pieces in the show. Names and descriptions are in the alt-tags.

#art #Hayward #MastoArt #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting

Brewding: 12x12 acrylic on canvas showing three white hens in a heated discussion at a coffee shop.
California Lunch: 12x12 acrylic painting of six fancily dressed white hens in a California cafe waiting for their lunch to be served.  Looks like they're gossiping.
Coffee with the Muse: 16x20 acrylic on canvas showing an artist at a coffee shop, drinking coffee and drawing chickens on an iPad. Next to them is a yellow hen. The water tower in the window shows this place is somewhere in central Hayward.
Sarah Sammis
4 months ago

New 6x6 piece I’m working on: Pretty in pink #wip #acrylicpainting #chickens #chickenart #mastoart

Dark blue outline of three stylized hens against a turquoise semicircle
First layer of magenta added to hen bodies
Second, thicker layer of magenta added.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Almost done with “Coffee with the Muse.” Just some nuts and bolts left. #art #wip #MastoArt #AcrylicPainting #SelfPortrait #chickens #ChickenArt

Artist sitting at a coffee shop counter. They’re drawing chickens on an iPad and sipping coffee. Next to them is a fluffy yellow hen.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Another 90 minutes on “Coffee with the Muse” 16x20 acrylic on canvas. #wip #MastoArt #Fensterfreitag #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt

A California coffeehouse with an artist sitting at the counter with a hen.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Progress made on “Coffee with the Muse” #wip #art #AcrylicPainting #ChickenArt #chickens

A hen and an artist at a coffee shop. The mountains and sky in the background is blocked out with color.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Coffee with the Muse - initial outline. 16x20 acrylic on canvas. #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt

A fluffy hen sits on the counter of a coffee shop. Next to her is a woman who is holding a mug of coffee and drawing chickens on her iPad.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

A very rough start of a sketch as I’m planning out my next 16x20 panting. It will show a curly haired woman drinking coffee with a view of Palomares Ridge through the window. Next to her on the counter is a brown hen. #wip #MastoArt #art #chickens #ChickenArt

In the sketch, the hen is colored in as is the woman’s head and the view out the window.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

California Lunch is done. 12x12 acrylic on canvas. #art #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt #AcrylicPainting #2023AYearForArt

Six white hens in an animated conversation while they wait for their lunch.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

If you're local to me (Hayward, Castro Valley, and surrounds), please stop by the Castro Valley library between May 10-24. Castro Valley is selecting its next artist wraps for utility boxes and banners for their street lights. My art is among the semi-finalists.

Here's what I submitted back in March.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/pussreboots/albums/72177720306922756

#art #CastroValley #artist #chickens #ChickenArt #PublicArt #AcrylicPainting

Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

At the end of 90 minutes of work, here we are. #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt

California Lunch: featuring six hens in a restaurant booth wait for their order. What are they gabbing about?
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

California Lunch is coming along. #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt #art

Six hens at a booth in a diner. They’re waiting for their lunch. They are mid conversation.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

I’m working on the chickens now. #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt #AcrylicPainting #art

Six hens in a restaurant booth waiting for lunch. Background and two of the chickens are painted.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Good progress made on “California Lunch” #wip #AcrylicPainting #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt #art

Six harried chickens stop for lunch at a California restaurant. Background is now painted as is the green table they are sitting around.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Here’s “California Lunch” sketched freehand on a 12x12 canvas. #AcrylicPainting #wip #chickens #ChickenArt #MastoArt

Six chickens crowded around a restaurant table. They’re gesturing and clearly having a heated conversation.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

A digital sketch for reference for an upcoming painting. #wip #ChickenArt #sketch #chickens

Black outline sketch of six chickens in a restaurant. A clock reads 12:20.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

Time now for a break to let Curly dry. #wip #MastoArt #chickens #ChickenArt #colorful

Tropical beach scene with a colorful rooster.
Sarah Sammis
5 months ago

I’ve spent much of the day varnishing paintings but now I’m taking a break to paint. Here’s the next set of colors on “Curly” #art #ChickenArt #wip #AcrylicPainting

Rooster on a tropical beach rendered in pinks, magentas, purples, and blues.
Sarah Sammis
6 months ago

Here’s where I stop for the day. #wip #AcrylicPainting #ChickenArt #MastoArt #art

Two chickens stand beak to break. The left one is yellow with blocks of other colors. The right one is black and white, covered in carefully pained circles.
Sarah Sammis
6 months ago

More squares of color on Poultry Polka. #art #wip #MastoArt #chicken #ChickenArt

Blue, blue-green and green shapes added to the yellow of the chicken on the left
Sarah Sammis
6 months ago

Adding in the other colors #wip #chicken #ChickenArt #MastoArt #art

Light blue shapes painted on the yellow chicken.
Sarah Sammis
6 months ago

I paint during the day and I draw either when watching TV or just before bed. Here's my latest digital drawing, "Focus."

It's available for purchase as prints, cards, throw pillows, etc.

https://fineartamerica.com/featured/focus-sarah-sammis.html

#art #DigitalArt #chicken #ChickenArt #MastoArt #FediArt #2023AYearForArt #DailyArtChallenge

Focus: three turqouise hens outlined in red and orange stand Charlies Angels style before a yellow background.
Same image but in a black frame with large white mat, hanging on a white brick wall.
Sarah Sammis
7 months ago

Lots and lots of dots added to Poultry Polka #art #wip #ChickenArt #MastoArt

A pop art piece showing two spotted chickens in a standoff
Sarah Sammis
7 months ago

Now to painstakingly add in the details. #art #MastoArt #chicken #wip #ChickenArt

A yellow chicken in a stand off with  a white one.
Sarah Sammis
7 months ago

And now the basic shapes and colors for the chickens. #art #wip #ChickenArt #MastoArt

Black outlines of two chickens in a face off. They’re on a pink background and purple ground.
Same as the previous but now the bodies are painted in, white and yellow.
Sarah Sammis
7 months ago

New painting finished. "Clucker Fust." 12x12 acrylic on canvas.

Purchase the original or prints here:
https://sarah-sammis.pixels.com/featured/clucker-fust-sarah-sammis.html

If you're local to the Bay Area and are interested in purchasing the original, message me for a discount.

#art #ChickenArt #AcrylicPainting #MastoArt #FediArt #2023AYearForArt #DailyArtChallenge

Six irate chickens on the edge of an argument. Painted in bright, expressionistic colors and strokes.
Sarah Sammis
8 months ago

I worked for another hour on "Board Meeting." I added another layer to the white and started layering in more shades of purple, pink and magenta on the bodies. On the heads I added yellow, orange and red, but these areas will need more layers of paint too.

#wip #MastoArt #FediArt #AcrylicPainting #ChickenArt #chicken

Board Meeting:  WIP. Acrylic painting in progress showing a group of white chickens with purple and pink highlights. Their combs have a layer of orange and some red. They will need another coat.
Sarah Sammis
8 months ago

A new painting started. I'm calling this "Board Meeting" and it's an acrylic painting re-do of "Quorum" which I did in Procreate.

#wip #MastoArt #FediArt #ChickenArt #chicken #art #DailyArtChallenge

Primed the canvas for "Board Meeting." 12x12 canvas covered in crimson.
Outline of six chickens done in pink against the crimson background
Six chickens blocked in with white and shades of pink and lavender