Stef Shock’s art is a vivid reflection of her diverse experiences and the places she’s called home, having resided in New York City, Chicago, Denver and her current home in Austin, Texas. Her creative journey is a testimony to the power of art to transcend boundaries, to explore the complexities of the human experience, and to capture the essence of places and the emotions associated with them. Her work is a tapestry woven with threads of experience and influences.
She combines acrylics, encaustic wax, charcoals, plaster, inks, oil pastels, and graphite. These diverse mediums lend her work a rich texture and depth, inviting viewers to immerse themselves in the intricate details of each piece.
Whether on paper, stretched canvas, or framed board, Stef’s artwork speaks to the tangible and intangible aspects of life. Each stroke of the brush or application of medium is a deliberate expression of her vision and an invitation for viewers to become part of the artistic journey.