House(s) for Sale

Candice Tripp art for sale

I’m doing it! A few people have asked, so I’ve decided to put the houses of horror up for sale on my bigcartel shop for Halloween weekend.

All are originals, gouache on illustration board, 10″ x 12″.

If you don’t want to wait, drop me a line at info@candicetripp.com

Midday Oct 31st – midnight Nov 2nd, GMT

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Houses of Horror

Every time I do this sort of thing I know I’m taking another step away from the paintings I like and want to work on, but screw it; it’s horror month. I have until October 31st to revel in The Houses.

I’m pretty sure I’ll run out of steam, but semi-regular updates are happening on instagram.

all gouache on board, 10″ x 12″
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“House” 27: The Wicker Man
The Wicker Man by Candice Tripp

House 26: The Innocents
The Innocents by Candice Tripp

House 25: The Gein house, burned down in 1958
The Gein house, by Candice Tripp

House 24: The Stanley Hotel, inspiration for Stephen King’s The Shining
The Stanley Hotel, by Candice Tripp

House 23: The Overlook Hotel, The Shining
The Overlook Hotel, by Candice Tripp

House 22: A Tale of Two Sisters
A Tale of Two Sisters house, by Candice Tripp

House 21: The MacNeil house, The Exorcist
The Exorcist house, by Candice Tripp

House 20: The orphanage, The Devil’s Backbone
The Devil's Backbone, by Candice Tripp

House 19: The DeFeo house, The Amityville Horror
Amityville Horror house, by Candice Tripp

House 18: The Orphanage
The Orphanage, by Candice Tripp

House 17: Count Orlok’s house, Nosferatu
Nosferatu by Candice Tripp

House 16: The Maitland house, Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice house by Candice Tripp

House 15: Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Texas Chainsaw Massacre house by Candice Tripp

House 14: Nancy’s house, A Nightmare On Elm Street
A nightmare on elm street, Candice Tripp

House 13: Stephen King’s house, Bangor Maine
Stephen King's house, Candice Tripp

House 12: The lighthouse, The Fog
The Fog, Candice Tripp

House 11: Pet Sematary
Pet Sematary house, by Candice Tripp

House 10: The Omen
The Omen, Candice Tripp

House 9: Let’s Scare Jessica To Death
Let's Scare Jessica To Death house, Candice Tripp

House 8: The Changeling
The Changeling, Candice Tripp

House 7: House of the Devil
House of the Devil, Candice Tripp

House 6: The Perron house, The Conjuring
The Conjuring, Candice Tripp

House 5:Suspiria’s Academy of Freiburg/Haus Zum Walfisch
Suspiria, Candice Tripp

House 4: Ils
Ils, Candice Tripp

House 3: the Myers house, Halloween
Halloween, Candice Tripp

House 2: The school house in Bodega Bay, The Birds
The Birds, Candice Tripp

House 1: The Evil Dead cabin
Evil Dead cabin, Candice Tripp


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Kimbra’s album launch with the Merry Karnowsky Gallery

Candice Tripp for Kimbra at Merry Karnowsky Gallery
Candice Tripp for Kimbra at Merry Karnowsky

“I’m coming back tomorrow to look for more”
18″ x 24″
oil and ink on canvas
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To celebrate the release of The Golden Echo, Kimbra hosted a listening-party-come-exhibition with the Merry Karnowsky Gallery in LA last week.

The two week long show features the work of the 13 artists including Victor Castillo, Travis Louie, Greg Craola, Vonn Sumner, Mercedes Helnwein, Mel Kadel, Timothy Armstrong, devNgosha, Miguel Jiron, Svetlana Shigroff, Jono Brandel and myself.

More about the show and thought behind it on The Cave.

Kimbra's listening party, Candice Tripp

Kimbra album art launch

Rescue Him, Kimbra Candice Tripp

Many thanks to Norman Wonderly for making this happen
Image credit: Claire Vogel

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It’s as hot as ten bastards

Or, I don’t know, like 21 Northern degrees.

It’s enough to make me skip second-lunch out of sheer discomfort at the thought of moderate activity (the fridge and I don’t share a room. I’d have to take STEPS to get there)

Anyway, it’s too hot for oil paint as I complained earlier on instagram.

Also: how vacuous a blog post is this? (guessing very-to-staggering)

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Thanks for playing

Sally was found in 17 minutes, which thrills me to the extent that I wonder why I haven’t tried to get others involved in the hiding dolls for me before now.

The SDCC clue:

Found in what may prove to be record time by stuht

Thank you!

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Find Sally: San Diego Comic-Con

San Diego Comic-Con art hunt Candice Tripp sally doll

Sally #52

From what I’ve heard of Comic-Con, next to nobody will have time to pee let alone keep an eye out for a 6″ high doll, but supposing you just happen to see her, she’s yours.

The clue is likely to drop this Friday, so watch my instagram feed for immediate information, or this here blog for belated, slightly delayed information.

If I’m being realistic I’m half expecting her to get trampled or swept away. But that’s okay. It’s part of the fun (for me).

Brad of earlier skull related blog posts has kindly offered to do this for me (thanks, Brad!) I won’t actually be there myself, but if you are, I hope you have an excellent time.

photo credit: Sam Brown Photography

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Northern Summer

Durham Summer to be specific.

In case you ever needed to find some Extra Green;




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Tenebrous – open at Clutter NY now

“I guess it’s just you and me”
8″ resin figure in a wood and wire cage
11.8″ x 8″
$1000

“I guess it’s just me” by Candice Tripp

“I guess it’s just me” by Candice Tripp

“I guess it’s just me” by Candice Tripp

“I guess it’s just me” by Candice Tripp

 

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Studio update

A bit of what I have knocking around, in amongst my bell pepper seeds and empty Alpro yogurt pots.

The best part about working with this stuff is gouging out week old, hard, black gunk from every crevice in and around your fingernails.

candie tripp figurine art sally doll

Candice Tripp figures sally dolls 3d sculpture art

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I’m uncovering all sorts of old stuff

A while ago someone got in touch about Tribe sketches – I thought they were all gone. An old sketchbook has turned up 5, rough and dirty on A4.

info@candicetripp.com

  

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