Aleathia Heimlich is a Portland, Oregon based artist, creating under the name LadyVelveteen.
The symbolic imagery comes through in many different mediums. Gravitating to acrylic painting, and specializing in velvet painting. A printmaker as well, linoleum cuts being a favorite in the relief print universe.
Inspiration channeled from many different corners of the creative mind. Influences from her Greek roots, traditional tattooing, herbalism, folk art, tarot, and the occult.
Exploring the darker realms of the mind, and the lighter ones, learning one doesn’t exist without the other.
Her main objective in creating these works of art, is to inspire others, and raise awareness into deepening our knowledge of the unknown.