Happily Ever After: Lisa Congdon Art

November 24, 2011 0


I’d like to live happily ever after…with art by fantastic San Francisco based illustrator and fine artist Lisa Congdon. While reading some of my favorite blogs I spotted Lisa’s work and fell instantly in love with it. The vibrant colours, the extraordinary motives, and her love for detail made me go weak and with Christmas approaching I’ve put one of her amazing prints right up on my wish list. Her art draws lots of inspiration from nature yet it is so urban – this amazing juxtaposition of feelings evoked by her art made me a huge fan of hers. So, here is my ode to Lisa Congdon in San Fran from remote Munich, Germany.

Photography via Lisa Congdon

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  • Reply Shop Sweet Things with Jeanne November 25, 2011 at 12:24 am

    She’s fantastic with colors! You’re so right on about Lisa drawing inspirations from nature and making it modern. I’d love to frame that deer painting!

  • Reply Igor Josifovic November 25, 2011 at 12:45 am

    I’d love to frame the yellow bike – so cool & urban!!

  • Reply Anna@MyDesignEthos November 25, 2011 at 5:03 am

    For some reason that ship is appealing to me – all are gorgeous though!

  • Reply Will @ Bright.Bazaar November 25, 2011 at 9:45 am

    Lisa’s work is pretty rockin’, right! I love her use of colour across all of the works you highlighted here, but the deer is my FAVE! Have you seen her forest print? I love that one as well!

  • Reply Igor Josifovic November 25, 2011 at 9:50 am

    Right!!! I saw the forest prints, too. Well, I spent quite a time on her website:-))

  • Reply carrie November 25, 2011 at 6:01 pm

    Lisa is so talented, I am a huge fan of her work…I recently wrote about her Creative Mornings talk and how it inspired me at http://thespacesinbetween.org/2011/11/17/collecting-collections/

    i love that deer! I need that deer! my kid goes bananas over the pirate ship too.

  • Reply frauheuberg November 25, 2011 at 10:31 pm

    oh yes i´m a huge fan of her work, too…she has a wonderful eye for the details and colors…lovley…and this deer painting is on my wishlist now, too…amazing work, wonderful artist…have a lovley cozy weekend with some delights for your soul…all the best…cheers and hugs…i…

  • Reply Scott @ Rise Art February 15, 2012 at 5:05 pm

    Really Like Lisa’s work. Has been popular in the US for awhile, great to see it here as well. Hope we can start seeing her work in shows in the UK – I have only seen it online to date.

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