Meredith Walker, First Swim I - Original Painting


Meredith Walker
First Swim I

11 x 15 inches
Mixed media on watercolor paper


Each time I approach the canvas, it feels like an opportunity to exercise freedom. Using a variety of traditional materials including charcoal, acrylic, pencil, and oil, I allow my instinctive movement to lead while letting my mind rest. Painting allows me to tap into my long history with dance and the emotional and physical freedom attached to it. Similarly to creating choreography, I use visual elements like repetition, movement, and balance to compose each painting. I am largely inspired by my young children and their innocent and uninhibited nature, as well the abstract expressionist movement of the mid-20th century. 

View more art by Meredith Walker

Questions about the cost of shipping, options on how to frame or display this piece, or payment plans? We can help! Please email Alicia at
We ship internationally! Our shipping rates include insurance and ensure that proper artwork packaging standards are upheld on each delivery.