Ashley Sauder Miller

Ashley  Sauder Miller
An heirloom rocking chair in need of restoration was my inspiration to learn to cane, which evolved into an ongoing series of paintings and mixed media works investigating the forms and textures of chairs. These are not simply chairs, but symbols of a complex and ongoing narrative. Chairs have immediate and personal connections to our everyday lives. They can be functional and efficient, a place to rest, a place for conversation, a place to eat, or a treasured heirloom that evokes and preserves memories. My work personifies these chairs, each with its own feeling or presence. Some appear stronger, more purposeful, and upright. Others seem more sensual, graceful and poetic. Each artwork is an invitation to delve deeper and find your own personal symbols and connections.
Featured Piece
Ashley  Sauder Miller Woven Lawn Chairs

Woven Lawn Chairs
- Acrylic, Oil, oil Pastel, Relief Outliner, Velvet, & Woven Paper
12 x 16 in
$ 650.00

Ashley  Sauder Miller Intersection (Spirit _ Fixer Parts)
Intersection (Spirit & Fixer Parts)
Acrylic, Graphite, Paper, String, Rug on Canvas  
36 x 48 in
Ashley  Sauder Miller Night Beach Chair
Night Beach Chair
Acrylic, Oil, Bar, Watercolor, Pastel, Wood, Fabric on Panel  
11 x 14 in
$ 600
Ashley  Sauder Miller Wooden Chaise Lounge
Wooden Chaise Lounge
Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, Wood, Marker, Vintage Rug on Panel  
12 x 16 in
$ 700