Helvi Smith

It began innocently enough. The Crayola box with 8 colors soon advanced to the 16 pack then the 24 and then the box with 64 colors with the built in sharpener. There was no going back. It was when Helvi started painting that she realized that she had found her reason to be on this planet. Everything fit into place.

Helvi. The paint. The canvas. Everything just fit. Helvi considers herse ...

It began innocently enough. The Crayola box with 8 colors soon advanced to the 16 pack then the 24 and then the box with 64 colors with the built in sharpener. There was no going back. It was when Helvi started painting that she realized that she had found her reason to be on this planet. Everything fit into place.

Helvi. The paint. The canvas. Everything just fit. Helvi considers herself so danged fortunate to have found her passion in life because many do not. She is totally self-taught and the challenges and mysteries of painting are constantly keeping her on her toes.

21 Pieces Available

1960's Kind of Day

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
16 x 20
$250
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Art Studio

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
19 x 22 x 1.75
$180
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Best Picnic Ever

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
10 x 10
$125
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This piece is currently being displayed at the Franny Beck Wines tasting room in Amity, OR.

Blackbirds in the Jungle

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
16 x 20
$250
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Mid Century Imaginings #1

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
20 x 10
$198
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Mid Century Imaginings #2

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
20 x 10
$198
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Pears and Orange Vase

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
10 x 8
SOLD

Pears in the Winter

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
16 x 20
$250
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Perfect Summer Day

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
10 x 8
$100
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This piece is currently being displayed at the Franny Beck Wines tasting room in Amity, OR.

Rocket Man

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
12 x 4 x 1.5
SOLD

Shibori Vase and Pears

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
11 x 14
SOLD

That Owl in the Kimono

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
49 x 14 x 2.5
$598
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The Rare Hootenanny Owl

Recycled acrylic house paint on wrapped canvas
47 x 12 x 1.5
$598
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Three Pears One Blue Vase

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
10 x 10
SOLD

Tile #1

Print on Ceramic Tile
4.5 x 4.5
SOLD

Tile #3

Print on Ceramic Tile
4.5 x 4.5
SOLD

Tile #4

Print on Ceramic Tile
4.5 x 4.5
$12
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Tile #7

Print on Ceramic Tile
4.5 x 4.5
$12
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Wee Fish #1

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Fish #2

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
SOLD

Wee Fish #3

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Still Life #1

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Still Life #2

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Still Life #3

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
SOLD

Wee Still Life #4

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Still Life #6

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Still Life #7

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Wee Still Life #8

Acrylic on Wrapped Canvas
4 x 4 x 1.5
$40
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Whirly Bird

Acrylic on wrapped canvas
20 x 16
$250
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