Mamie Jo Rayburn
About The Artist
For Mamie, the very basic elements of line, space and color are essential ingredients in her art. How these elemnts react with one another is always her major concern in every piece she does. Her primary effort iss directed toward studying the interrelationship of positive and negative space while giving more emphasis on composition.
Mamie is determined to work toward solidifying her work by using high contrast as well as various textures, while continueing to manifest sensitivity. She employs symbols. which have special meaning that relates to her won childhood. Her art has always reflected the cultural complexities of her family's traditional chinese background with her upbringing in the South.