Jacquelyn Stephens

Artwork Description

Acrylic Paint on canvas, stretched and ready to hang.

Signed on the back.

This is an original, one off, colourful abstract painting on canvas ready to hang on your beautiful wall.

I have reduced the price of this painting due to the effect of Corona Virus on the world economy and my income. I am hoping it helps some buyers to beautify their homes in this current situation and be able to support a sole trader - artist (that's me), at the same time.
Prices will return to normal when the world does.


It is such a joy painting with these palette. So full of life and happiness. The emerald is vivacious but also easy on the eye. And I do love how this surface moves in-and-out-of-focus like a sea-mist blurring the world in and out of sight.

'Aqueous Bloom VI' continues in my fascination with the minutiae of life and aquatic themes. It belongs to my ‘Aqueous’ Series exploring the sublime beauty of microscopic life, the natural world and the sea, as I am deeply inspired by the nature and the forces that shape it.

The big. The tiny. The sea. The surf wash and foam. The lace. The molecules. These things I think about and look at when I create these paintings. They can be viewed as miniscule cell life just as easily as sun light through a lace curtain or an underwater garden with floating coral blooms.

In this artwork I am looking at making connections between my microscopic cellular life-forms and man-made patterns. I used lace in the creation of surface of this work as it has this rich cellular feel as well as creating a powerful visual dynamic. The beautiful delicate designs in lace are created by a similar growth pattern to life itself. Both forms grow from one central point outwards, cell-by-cell, stitch by stitch as do the paintings themselves, all growing organically from one starting point, each cell form popping out from the one before. I was thinking how beautiful this is, poetically and visually, but also how it is intrinsically connected to all forms of life.

What I enjoy most about my paintings is they make people smile with a sense of wonderment and feelings of happiness as well as making their walls unique and beautiful for years to come.

ALL PAINTINGS ARE VARNISHED with Professional Quality Artists Varnish, once they have been photographed. This gives a protective surface and an exquisite sheen that really makes the colours powerful & eye-catching.
The painting is on canvas wrapped around traditional wooden stretcher bars with edges that are a smart 3.5cm deep out from your wall.
The edges are cleaned, staple free and painted a rich black to compliment this painting.
Ready to put on your wall with hanging wire on back.
Painting is signed and titled verso.

This painting can be FRAMED in a beautiful Natural Tasmanian Oak Box frame, with edges that are a smart 5cm deep out from your wall for an extra $230 and 10 days to two weeks extra delivery time would be needed. You can also request other coloured frames, but prices may vary.

Jacquelyn Stephens is a Melbourne based artist who has been successfully exhibiting her paintings for over 20 years since completing a BFA in Painting at the prestigious Victorian College of the Arts. She has gained an extensive knowledge of Art, quality art materials, techniques and theory from working closely within the arts industries and in her own art practice. Jacquelyn works full time from her studio on the Melbourne fringe. She has had several successful solo and group exhibitions in commercial galleries and artists run spaces. Her paintings can be seen in many media publications and are held in private collections worldwide. Many of the key themes in her work have been informed by her interest in water, nature, science and the domain of medicine.

COMMISSIONS: Love this painting but not the right size or something, Jacquelyn is more than happy to create a unique painting for your walls with a commissioned piece to your requirements.

All images remain the copyright property of the artist, Jacquelyn Stephens.
Please note that Artworks displayed in rooms are for the purpose of illustration only and are not always to exact scale. They are pretty close but be sure to check the dimensions for paintings actual size.
Sold with a 'Certificate of Authenticity' on request.

Some FEEDBACK from my artwork sold online:
'Beautiful piece! Prompt delivery and well packaged! Looks great on the wall for us to enjoy!'
'Fantastic! Thanks for such an easy transaction 5Star'
'Beautiful! A+++'
'Absolutely fantastic! Beautiful painting. Great communication and packaging A+++'
'Thanks Jacquelyn. Great little painting with a neat story.'
'What a beautiful print thanks for the communication as well'
'Very pleased with the quality of this print, great service too, thank you.'


Acrylic Polymer & Oil Paint on Gallery Wrapped Canvas

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Free shipping Australia wide. Leaves artist's studio in 1-3 working days. Guaranteed for free returns within 7 days of delivery.

Framing Options

Choice of canvas stretching and oak floating frames, custom made with tassie oak.

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Payment Plans

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Stretched and ready to hang

This artwork is currently stretched and ready to hang.

Abstract Art, Nature Art, Landscape Art

Jacquelyn Stephens

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