Spotlight On: Marc G. Doutherd, Artist
Artist Marc G. Doutherd and I met on the About.me, a networking site for creatives. After we exchanged greetings , I sent Marc a request to collaborate, which is built into the About.me system, and here we are.
Isn’t the Internet great?
I hope you enjoy this sampling of Marc G. Doutherd’s extensive collection of art work. Born in California and currently residing in Arizona, Marc works in a number of mediums and styles.
He creates his art through what he calls “Shamanic Interpretation”. Check out his recently launched website to see more new work and a discussion of his creative process .
People are always looking for what they have never seen before. Most people can only see through their physical eyes but lack the ability to see through their inner eye. The vision that is not dependent upon physical sight stays in ones memory and opens the doors to see things with something else!
—Marc G. Doutherd
From The Artist
Marc G. Doutherd Artist Bio: Born in California, USA on Feb. 9th, 1961. The word that describes Marc G. Doutherd is ‘resilient’ ! Marc, throughout his life, has always been able to render images, sculpt any substance,write music, and play most musical instruments.
According to Marc,”Love is the overriding force behind my creative works, and it is that force and power that drives me to create”.
The philosophy behind Marc and his art is “Freedom”. The freedom to expand artistically…freedom to experiment with new forms of art and new methods. He can render images in styles ranging from figurative photo realism or surrealism to abstract.
Marc G. Doutherd demonstrates unlimited ability in terms of his creative energy and artistic innovation. His artistic disciplines include lithography,illustration,
painting,graphic design,leather work, jewelry making, tanning, sculpture, glass blowing, musical instrument making, and music writing and composition.
What you see when you view Marc’s art is a vision of the spiritual essence of his various subject matters as seen through his eyes.
By way of Shamanic interpretation, with unbelievably bright hues that glow with a unique vibrancy, Marc captures what others try to see and understand.