Patty Carmody Smith

"My work is unique and joyful, with each piece revealing its own personality and presence."

Mixed media artist Patty Carmody Smith's creative style is founded on a love of process and a disciplined approach to her work. She came to sculpture via fiber art and as a result prefers air-drying materials and simple tools. Her work is meticulously crafted, emotive and visually interesting.

Patty starts each piece by carving a Styrofoam armature and covering it with papier mache pulp. The next layer is air-drying clay which is painted and waxed. Some pieces include glass mosaic.

Patty received a B.S. from the University of Wisconsin at River Falls where she studied fiber art under Walter Nottingham. She developed her sculptural process while in a mentorship program at the Textile Center of Minnesota. Patty has been showing and selling her work at galleries and art centers since 1995.

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Dijon
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Vides
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Twining
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Aubergine
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Glory
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Maeve
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 650
Verity II
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 650
Adelaide
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 650
Diana
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 650
Come Hither
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 200
At the Peak
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 200
Congregants
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 200
Upstanding
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 200
Blue Mood
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 180
Red Sky at Night
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
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Brownie by Patty Carmody Smith (Mixed-Media Sculpture)
Brownie
Mixed-Media Sculpture

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Resting
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 450
Meet Up
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 450
July
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 700
Wonder Weave
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 530
Peaches and Cream
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Black and Tan
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 290
Fractured
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 400
A Twisted Tale
Mixed-Media Sculpture

$ 340
Triangulation
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 500
Tierra del Oro
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 1,600
Prismatic
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 450
At Random
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 520
Heat Wave
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 450
Gravitational Pull
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 550
Cross Variant
Mixed-Media Wall Sculpture

$ 550