Artwork by Xochi Solis + Best of the Web

As we head out into the weekend, I wanted to wrap up the week with this beautiful mixed-media artwork by Austin-based artist, Xochi Solis. Xochi uses layers of gouache, colored paper, found images and acetate to create these amazing pieces that are full of texture and layered pattern. It makes me want to break out my craft supplies and start experimenting with torn paper. But in the meantime, I’ll be admiring these pieces over at Leif. Click here to check out more of Xochi’s work online. Best wishes for a safe and happy weekend! xo, grace




  1. Wow! These are fantastic. I love the earthy color palette she uses.

  2. Anni says:

    Looks amazing. Just found you’re blog and I love it <3 I'm going to read through some previous posts now :)
    Greets from Germany

  3. Alison says:

    The staircase/ramp is part of Robson Square in Vancouver, BC.

    It was designed by local architecture god Arthur Erickson and built in the late 70’s/early 80’s.

  4. Katherine says:

    Xochi’s use of layering, texture and color is wonderful! Each piece feels smart, creative and fresh. Thanks for sharing!


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