“Without stones there is no arch.” – Marco Polo
Elspeth McLean, an Australian artist based in Canada, creates hypnotizing paintings of mandalas on smooth and perfectly round ocean stones that will soothe your soul and fill your world with color. McLean collects beautiful beach stones and uses them as her canvas to create intensely colorful and intricate artwork entirely out of dots. Elspeth uses only acrylic paints and a paintbrush to create her beautiful work, sealing the stones with varnish to protect them.
Elspeth says, “My art is result of a love to experiment with color and pattern. Creating is a way for me to express the colors of my soul. All I’m doing is trying to live my life and art authentically peace”. These amazing pieces of art that she calls “Dotillism.”
Take a look and brighten up your day with these pictures of the colorful, magical stones.