Beadwork and Textile

Lys Santamaria

Aguas Magicas - Beaded Deer Skull

2020, Glass beads, 24k gold beads, acrylic, natural cotton, thread, 15 x 13 x 5 in.

Big Bend Necklace - Peace + Mountains

2020, Glass beads, fabric, 16 x 3 in.

$
500

Healing Mandala

2017, Glass beads, fabric, 21 x 21 x 1 in.

$
5000

POWER - Beaded Heel Sculpture

2017, Glass beads, bees wax, 5 x 7 x 2 in.

$
400

Celia Cruz, Queen of Salsa - Beaded Portrait

2017, Glass beads, fabric, 11 x 9 x 1 in.

$
800
Untitled (001)
Jonathan Faber, Sam Sanford, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Alexis E Mabry, Sam Sanford, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Sterling Allen, Kathleen McShane, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Drew Liverman, Kathleen McShane, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Kathleen McShane, Bethany Johnson, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Bethany Johnson, Sterling Allen, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Jonathan Marshall, Sterling Allen, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Sam Sanford, Liz Rodda, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Corkey Sinks, Sterling Allen, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Liz Rodda, Jules Buck Jones, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Justin Goldwater, Jules Buck Jones, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Jonathan Faber, Peat Duggins, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Sterling Allen, Justin Goldwater, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Ryan Hennessee, Drew Liverman, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Jonathan Marshall, Ryan Hennessee, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Carlos Rosales Silva, Sterling Allen, Jonathan Marshall, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Sterling Allen, Nathan Randall Green, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Carlos Rosales Silva, Dan Sutherland, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Lisa Choinacky, Carlos Rosales Silva, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Ryan Hennessee, Matt Rebholz, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Sterling Allen, Lisa Choinacky, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Annie B Miller, Dave Bryant, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Carlos Rosales Silva, Justin Goldwater, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Sterling Allen, Michael Sieben, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Sterling Allen, Tim Brown, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Dave Bryant, Sam Sanford, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
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Ryan Hennessee, Liz Rodda, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Sterling Allen, Kathleen McShane, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (029)
Liz Rodda, Sam Sanford, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (030)
Carlos Rosales Silva, Sterling Allen, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Tim Brown, Alexis E Mabry, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Sterling Allen, Liz Rodda, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Liz Rodda, Sterling Allen, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (034)
Kathleen McShane, Jules Buck Jones, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (035)
Sterling Allen, Jules Buck Jones, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (036)
Jonathan Faber, Justin Goldwater, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Sterling Allen, Justin Goldwater, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Sterling Allen, Drew Liverman, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Jonathan Marshall, Ryan Hennessee, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Ryan Hennessee, Jonathan Marshall, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Jonathan Faber, Nathan Randall Green, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Ryan Hennessee, Dan Sutherland, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (043)
Sterling Allen, Carlos Rosales Silva, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (044)
Lisa Choinacky, Matt Rebholz, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Justin Goldwater, Lisa Choinacky, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Rachel Wolfson Smith, Annie B Miller, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (047)
Liz Rodda, Tim Brown, Justin Goldwater, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Bethany Johnson, Carlos Rosales Silva, Justin Goldwater, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (049)
Ryan Hennessee, Peat Duggins, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (050)
Sam Sanford, Bethany Johnson, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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Untitled (051)
Rachel Wolfson Smith, Liz Rodda, 2020, Mixed media, 7 x 7 in.
$ 100 
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About the Artist

Lys Santamaria is best known for her labor-intensive portraits that transform thousands of tiny beads into expressive and colorful mosaics. Santamaria believes that artwork can heal the artist, the viewer and the world. Her work is focused on shedding light on people, events and experiences that are often underrepresented. Santamaria's work was most recently showcased at the Austin Bergstrom International Airport and is part of the permanent collection at Mexic-Arte Museum. Santamaria is a recent graduate of the nationally recognized Artist, INC art business program, and was featured on Good Morning America on ABC. Born in Colombia and raised in Canada/USA, she now lives and works from her home studio in Austin, Texas.

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