Lyssa Harvey - Artist Statement


Lyssa Harvey Ed.S is a teacher, therapist and artist. She is the owner of The Art and Play Therapy Center of South Carolina. Her paintings have been shown in galleries in Columbia and Charleston. Her powerful work in watercolor , acrylic and mixed media portray bold soulful abstracts. In creating art, Mrs. Harvey looks for balance and beauty. She sees this as a priority in her own life. As a therapist, Harvey spends many hours with individuals encouraging them to listen to their own emotional ,spiritual and physical needs and to set priorities for themselves based on this. She believes we find strength and develop a sense of well- being by having balance and beauty in life. Harvey believes making art is a joyful and spiritual process.