A Piece of My Heart

2012 ArtPrize Entry
Add to Collection

As a mother of 3, I've always been inspired by the bond between mother and child. I've tried to capture that beauty with "A Piece of My Heart". The painting is done on salvaged glass from old windows that I broke and soldered together then mounted onto a 40x70 sheet of MDF. I used glass paint, acrylic paint and paper flowers in the art work. Then sealed it to protect.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 3/4 in
  • Medium: Salvaged glass, solder, MDF, glass paint, acrylic paint, paper flowers, & polyurethane
  • Width: 70in
  • Year created: 2012
  • Height: 40in

Venue & Connection Information

Needs to be hung on a wall & is roughly 100lbs

Venue Considerations
  • Special Lighting needed: No
  • Internet needed: No
  • Indoor Space needed: Yes
  • Outdoor Space needed: No
  • Audio/Video needed: No
  • Electrical needed: No

About Courtney

Vote for this Entry

Vote Code: 52666

Entry Category

This entry is showing at

A map showing Medical Mile Food Court
Medical Mile Food Court
25 Michigan Street NE None Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Hours of Operation
Opening Day
8:00 AM-10:00 PM
8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Fri & Sat
8:00 AM-10:00 PM
9:00 AM-6:00 PM
Get directions →

Tagged Under