Win Win Win

Sometimes thing work out and give back like a perfectly wrapped present. Over Christmas break the parents and families of La Paz Community School in Costa Rica banned together and fundraised to buy the Wonderland Set I painted from Beachnuts Theater to place on their new Pre-K thru 2nd grade campus.  As a Read More …

Wonderland is Epically Entertaining

It is not an exaggeration when I say I have been painting, painting and painting for the last few months.  I have been painting inside and outside.  I have had paint all over myself, paint cans, brushes, the living room floor, on old wooden panels, concrete blocks and on canvas.  I have Read More …

Flowers and Water

A portrait of the rain Cannot escape a flower. Acrylic  16” x 12” $200 -Available Currently installed at Sage Brush Art Studio, Brasilito Costa Rica CONTACT ME marika@marikareinke.com E-MAIL LIST Join my E-mail List Here to get current news of events and special deals. I respect your privacy and will Read More …

Found in the River

  In a still moment, a blind hand reaches into the river to retrieve its sweet vision. Watercolor 16” x 12” $150 -SOLD   CONTACT ME marika@marikareinke.com E-MAIL LIST Join my E-mail List Here to get current news of events and special deals. I respect your privacy and will not Read More …

Still Motion

Still Motion Ever present movement and complete stillness. Acrylic on Canvas 36″ x 48″ Marika Reinke This custom painting was a commission and is installed at a home in Las Catalinas resort at Playa Danta, Costa Rica.  CONTACT ME marika@marikareinke.com E-MAIL LIST Join my E-mail List Here to get current news of events Read More …

My Jungle

  My jungle is not green, Nor any quiet color. My jungle is not silent, Because she squeaks and yawns unlike an ordered universe. My jungle is not still, Its movement flows in winds and rivers. My jungle blooms, and swallows, sighs in heaves, it splatters and disconnects and re-puzzles. Read More …

Sueños, el Deseo y el Tesoro

Tension; boundless dreams and stirring desire. Breaking; a thunderous crack of a heart opening. Transformation; ever-changing treasure found.   Acrylic on Canvas 72” x 54” (c) Marika Reinke 2016   -Available Currently installed at Sage Brush Art Studio, Brasilito Costa Rica CONTACT ME marika@marikareinke.com E-MAIL LIST Join my E-mail List Read More …

Jewels, Dreams and Metaphors

These are beautiful one-of-a-kind original watercolor painting necklaces. They sparkle, a luscious punch of style, like jewels but crafted with iridescent, gold, silver and vivid luxurious pigments. Practically, they are durably sealed to outlast Costa Rican heat and water (please don’t put them in the laundry though!). Ultimately, they are meaningful gifts that seal friendship, memories, love and self. Read More …

On the Cover

It is official.  Goodbye Adrian made the cover of the German magazine raum & zeit (Space & Time).  The magazine runs in print and is available in Germany.  I have a few copies in Seattle but none in Costa Rica.      How did this happen? I was discovered online.  The magazine Read More …

Constraints and Freedom

“I always finish a painting in a day – max 2 days” she said.  And I thought Wow. “I can work on a painting for up to 6 months.” was my response. We both looked at each other in awe. The creative process takes many forms and there is no one right way.  But Read More …