We refund shipping overages.

Added to Cart

@{ item.variant_title }

@{ currencyStyle(item.original_price) } @{ currencyStyle(item.discounted_price) }

x@{ item.quantity }

Less than 15 prints available

Framed prints are not eligible for local pickup

The chosen variant is sold out. Please choose another variant.

You have unsaved changes. Are you sure you want to exit?

We refund shipping overages.

Your shopping cart is empty

SHOP ORIGINALS SHOP PAPER PRINTS SHOP PRINT SETS SHOP CANVAS PRINTS

Something went wrong, please reload the page

@{ discount.discount_application.title }

- @{ currencyStyle(discount.amount) }

@{ discount.title }

- @{ currencyStyle(discount.total_allocated_amount) }

Subtotal
Shipping calculated at checkout
@{ currencyStyle(final_price) }
Subtotal
@{ currencyStyle(final_price) }
Shipping calculated at checkout

Originals

HEARTBREAKER original paper collage

Originals

HEARTBREAKER original paper collage



Join our monthly email newsletter.

You'll get early access to new work and enjoy subscriber-only discounts & giveaways.

Description

Original paper collage artwork on wood of vaquera/cowgirl with Day of the Dead face paint and braided hair. Wearing a white western shirt with cactus shoulder detail. Contemporary western figurative artwork. All hand-cut paper. Finished in handmade salvaged tin frame and Museum Plexi.

  • Medium: vintage papers on wood
  • Size: 46.25" H x 38.25" W (framed)
  • Frame: finished in handmade salvaged tin frame with Museum Plexi
  • Hardware: ready to hang with wire on back

The Process

Each Dolan Geiman collage is crafted from hand-cut vintage papers sourced over decades of exploration and careful categorizing, held dearly until the perfect piece arrives to claim their colors and texture.

Learn more about the making of paper collages here. Read more about the inspiration behind the Vaquera Sudoeste series and sign up to receive first looks at pieces like her.

The Story

Part of the inspiration for this series came from folk tales my father would share around the campfire each summer, and also my desire to create a Western heroine heroine who represented the strong female role models in my life: my wife, my mother, my sister, my aunt, my grandmothers. I imagine these collaged figures as a band of sisters, each with their own distinct personality and style. They come from a place of strength and nurture, fiercely protective of their family, community, and sense of right.

Understanding Limited Series

Each work in Dolan Geiman’s portfolio is unique and hand-crafted. Some are one-of-a-kind pieces while others are reiterations of a recurring theme, denoted as Limited Series throughout the site.

Each piece in a Limited Series is created with a inimitable collection of found materials so that no two are exactly alike. Iterations will vary slightly in color, pattern, typography and frame; each is crafted in a limited quantity and without a predetermined edition numbering.