Debora Stewart

Debora L. Stewart

"My ultimate goal as an artist is to create richly textured abstract paintings with beauty and depth that reflect the mystery and spirit of the natural world. "

Debora Stewart creates abstract paintings in pastel and acrylic. Her work is non-objective and influenced by nature. One of her major themes is exploring the use of flowers and plants in abstraction.

Stewart is a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and a member of the Master's Circle of the International Association of Pastel Societies. Her paintings have won awards from Pastel Journal Magazine, International Artist Magazine, and the Pastel Society of America. Her work has been included in numerous juried exhibitions and is represented by galleries and design firms throughout the United States.

Stewart is the author of a book by Northlight titled "Abstract Art Painting: Expressions in Mixed Media." She has also created a series of videos for Artists Network TV on abstract pastel painting. She has taught numerous workshops for artists throughout the USA and served as a juror for the Pastel 100 Competition of Pastel Journal Magazine.

Stewart has a BA in art education from the University of Iowa and an MSEd in counseling from Western Illinois University. After working extensively with adolescents in education and counseling for over thirty years, she is now a full-time artist working out of her studio in Iowa.

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Parrot Tulip
Charcoal Drawing

by Debora Stewart
$ 685
$ 342.50
Coneflower in Charcoal
Charcoal Drawing

by Debora Stewart
$ 795
$ 397.50
Iris
Charcoal Drawing

by Debora Stewart
$ 575
$ 287.50
Hosta
Charcoal Drawing

by Debora Stewart
$ 685
$ 342.50
Basket Flower
Charcoal Drawing

by Debora Stewart
$ 685
$ 342.50
Transcendent Nature
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,650
The Modernist II
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 790
Winter Landscape
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 790
The Modernist I
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 790
Floral Impression
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 790
Floral Essence II
Paintings & Drawings Acrylic Paintings

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,400
Dark Garden
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 3,500
October Morning
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Lavender Bouquet
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 300
Last Bloom
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 795
Blush
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,800
Flourish
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,800
Through Fields
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,800
There were Flowers
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Quiet Morning
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,300
$ 1,040
Violette
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,300
Golden Bough
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,300
$ 780
Meandering
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,300
$ 780
Bouquet
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Immersion
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Passages 1
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Passages 2
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Interlude
Oil Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,600
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Fracture by Debora  Stewart (Acrylic Painting)
Fracture
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
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Memory of the Land
Oil Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,400
$ 1,200
Sonoran Breeze
Oil Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,100
$ 550
Summer's Garden
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,200
$ 600
Floral Essence
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 800
$ 400
Blue Space #2
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,250
$ 625
Serendipity
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,250
$ 625
From Afar
Pastel Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 3,250
Le Grande Bouquet
Pastel Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 2,876
Above It All
Pastel Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,850
Blue Space
Oil Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Floral Impression II
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
Blue Movement
Pastel Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,200
Suspended
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 5,050
Cadence
Oil Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,900
$ 1,140
Floral Impression
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 800
$ 400
Red Abstraction
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,800
$ 900
Delving
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,200
$ 600
Blue Abstraction
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,200
$ 600
Muted Abstraction
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 800
$ 400
Floral Abstraction
Acrylic Painting

by Debora Stewart
$ 1,200
Selected Exhibitions & Awards
Second Place in Abstract/Non-Objective, USA, Pastel Journal's Pastel 100 Competition, 2011
Honorable Mention in Abstract/Non-Objective, USA, Pastel Journal's Pastel 100 Competition, 2011
Honorable Mention in Abstract/Non-Objective , USA, Pastel Journal's Pastel 100 Competition, 2010
Pastel Invitational Exhibit, Denver, Colorado, Abend Gallery, September 2011
International Association of Pastel Societies Web Show, USA, IAPS Web Show, 2012
Second Place Prize, USA, International Artist Magazine, 2012
International Association of Pastel Societies 10th Anniversary Juried Member exhibit, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Hotel Albuquerque, 2013
Second Place in Abstract/Non-Objective, USA, Pastel Journal's Pastel 100 Competition, 2013
Newell Rubbermaid Award, New York, New York, Pastel Society of America juried exhibit, 2012
Enduring Brilliance Herman Marguilies Award of Excellence, New York, New York, Pastel Society of America, 2016