Artist Abroad

Hand Layered Mixed Media Art by Denise Buisman Pilger

Red and yellow Fire Hydrant 2_mixed media art

FIRE HYDRANT 2 - MONTRÉAL QC

Mixed Media on Wood

12” x 9”  |  30.5 cm x 23 cm


Collector: Brian Charles


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As a frequent traveler, I continue to be inspired by the urban landscape and, in particular, the small everyday items that we pass by everyday without noticing. I am fascinated by things like fire hydrants and pay phones, we pass them every day on the street but we never really take the time to 'look' at them, I like to take those 'forgotten' items and put them center stage. This little beauty I encountered on one of my many strolls through Montréal. I just love discovering new shapes, sizes and colors of fire hydrants, the variety just blows me away!


This mixed media painting on wood is created using a combination of textured papers, image transfer and acrylic paints and mediums. The artwork comes with a wire on the back for hanging, it is signed on the front and has title, date, artist name and a signed certificate of authenticity from the artist on the back.


Be advised that colors and brightness depend on your monitor and the digital picture may be slightly different from the original work of art.


The artist retains all reproduction and copyrights.