"I draw my inspiration from multiple aspects of life: relationships, motherhood, nature, femininity, and spirituality. Comparable to nature, I aspire for each of my pieces to be unique and reflect the reality of the natural world where nothing is an exact duplicate. Through my art is how I feel my biggest connection with others and I put my heart and soul into every piece. "
Using a plasma cutter and welder, Karman Rheault creates 3-Dimensional sculptures from new and recycled metal. She makes a wide range of work from jewelry, to indoor sculptural pieces and large scale outdoor work all depending on where inspiration takes her. She uses the inherent colors of the metal and adds color and contrast with paint, by heating it with a torch, or rusting it to produce rich natural patinas.
Karman Rheault is a noted metal sculptor in the region and her distinctive creations have been a popular attraction at Gallery 4. Ltd in downtown Fargo since 2003. You can also find some of her work at BDAC (Bismarck Artist Cooperative) in Bismarck, ND and at Bridgette's Main Frames Art Gallery in Perham, MN.
A Native of Bismarck, ND Rheault received her art education from Minnesota State University, Moorhead and Southern Illinois University. Her home and studio are in rural Moorhead, MN.
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