Studio Originals

Shop Julia’s collection of one-of-a-kind original works as if you were touring her studio. These works are available online, directly from Julia, and are a mix of works on paper or canvas. The details of each piece are described in each listing.
Plume - Original Plume - Original
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$1,540.00 $2,200.00
$1,540.00 $2,200.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 30" x 36" Hangs vertically and horizontally Original work “Plume” is composed with an overall textured background of soft gray blue paint washes. Your main focus is drawn to the layered and playful color splashes. Overall, a fresh and modern abstract painting with cool tones of blue, purple, white and silver.  The gallery wrapped...
Salt & Sandstone - Original Salt & Sandstone - Original
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$2,200.00 $2,600.00
$2,200.00 $2,600.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas30" x 30"Hangs a variety of ways A textured metallic abstract painting composed of white, blue, yellow and gold. This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back. 
$2,300.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas24" x 36" Capturing the movement and energy of the sea, this set of paintings is gallery wrapped over 1.5" stretchers with silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  
$1,800.00
$1,800.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 24" x 36" This piece is part of the "Flight" series, exploring the balance of harmony through composition.  Emphasis on white or monochromatic tones dramatizes the selective pops of color. This gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is...
As Night Sets - Original As Night Sets - Original
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$1,530.00 $1,800.00
$1,530.00 $1,800.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas24" x 30"Hangs vertically or horizontally The fluid cascade of color feels as if caught in a dream. This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.   Pairs nicely with Fair Verona.
$1,000.00
$1,000.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas20"x 20"x1.5" Draped in the clarity of understanding, one can enjoy the soft gold line work of “Intuition.” The edging is finished in silver on 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.
Infinity in Gold - Original https://youtu.be/CFRqVMZkygk
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$1,500.00 $1,700.00
$1,500.00 $1,700.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 24" x 30" Hangs vertically and horizontally The use of gestural, interlocking circles create the composition for this work. The addition of texture helps to capture a sense of movement and interest. The overall takeaway is a quality of decadence. This work is part of the Collector’s Series. The...
Indigo Child - Original Indigo Child - Original
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$1,200.00 $1,400.00
$1,200.00 $1,400.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas 24" x 24"  Soft washes of indigo and semi-transparent white mingle together creating a fluid composition.  The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back. 
Max - Original Max - Original
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$1,800.00 $2,200.00
$1,800.00 $2,200.00
(2014) Mixed Media on Canvas30" x 30" This gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.
Marco - Original Marco - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas20" x 36" x 1.5 "Hangs vertically and horizontally  This original work of geometric and sectioned color blocks explores depth, balance and form. The gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.
Afternoon Musings - Original Afternoon Musings - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas24"x 24"x1.5" A dreamy landscape with soft blue tones warmed with purple and gold accents. The edging is finished in gold on 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.
Light Within No. 1 - Original Light Within No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas24" x 30"Hangs vertically or horizontally The fluid cascade of warm neutrals seems to glow with metallic accents. This 1.375" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.   Pairs beautifully with Light Within No. 2.
Light Within No. 2 - Original Light Within No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas24" x 30"Hangs vertically or horizontally The fluid cascade of warm neutrals seems to glow with metallic accents. This 1.375" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.   Pairs beautifully with Light Within No. 1.
Tempest No. 1 - Original Tempest No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Meida on Canvas20"x 20"x1.5" “What’s past is prologue”... We’re setting the stage for the really important stuff. That’s yet to come. “Tempest No. 1” along with its mate, “Tempest No. 2” was an exploration in matte texture and color while mingling metallic shine. The hope was to walk away with a sense of purity and...
Tempest No. 2 - Original Tempest No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Meida on Canvas20"x 20"x1.5" “What’s past is prologue”... We’re setting the stage for the really important stuff. That’s yet to come. “Tempest No. 2” along with it’s mate, “Tempest No. 1” was an exploration in matte texture and color while mingling metallic shine. The hope was to walk away with a sense of purity and...
Pristine - Original Pristine - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas24" x 24"  Drift off into this dreamlike setting, just within reach. The edging is finished in soft blue on 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  Pairs beautifully with “Quiet in the Distance.”  
Quiet in the Distance - Original Quiet in the Distance - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas24" x 24" Drift off into this dreamlike setting, just within reach. A soft color palette made up of dusty whites with hits of warm orange and yellow tones is grounded with mauve, pink and purples.  The edging is finished in soft yellow cream on 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas. Wired...
Water Lily - Original Water Lily - Original
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(2017) Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24" x 36"  This centrally focused composition draws you in to an abstracted water lily. A place for daydreaming and meditation, where indifference to the busy world blossoms quietly – one petal at a time. This original is created with acrylic paint on canvas. It's gallery wrapped...
Channeling Hemingway No 1 - Original Channeling Hemingway No 1 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on PaperArt Size: 22 x 30 |  Frame Size: 30 x 38 Exploring the fluidity and energy of water through paint, layer and texture, a study in Hemingway’s world evolves. Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, this original is matted and framed in a...
Channeling Hemingway No 2 - Original Channeling Hemingway No 2 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on PaperArt Size: 22 x 30 |  Frame Size: 30 x 38 Exploring the fluidity and energy of water through paint, layer and texture, a study in Hemingway’s world evolves. Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, this original is matted and framed in a...
Earnest Sea - Original Earnest Sea - Original
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(2017) Acrylic & Flashe on Italian Linen Art: 26" x 36" Framed: 28" x 38"  Exploring the fluidity and energy of water through paint, layer and texture, a study in Hemingway’s world evolves. This original is created with acrylic & flashe paint on Italian navy linen. It's gallery wrapped and finished...
Alice’s Journey - Original Alice’s Journey - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas30" x 30"ArtSlant Showcase Winner, Abstract Category  This abstract original painting was created by artist Julia Contacessi. The gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back. 
Light Within No. 3 - Original Light Within No. 3 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas30" x 48" The fluid cascade of warm neutrals seems to glow with metallic accents. This 1.375" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  
Light Within No. 4 - Original Light Within No. 4 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Unstretched Canvas8" x 12" The fluid cascade of warm neutrals seems to glow with metallic accents. This original is on stretched canvas, signed and dated on the back.