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Embracing the Rainbow: Celebrating Dolly Parton as the Living Embodiment of Iris


Welcome to the ethereal realm of the Goddess Collection for the yearly POWHER Exhibition, where Andrea LaHue unveils the captivating Iris Goddess Art Print. Step into the mythical world of Greek mythology and discover the enchanting tale of Iris, the goddess of rainbows and the messenger of the Olympian gods. This artwork and blog post celebrates Dolly Parton, the living American icon who beautifully embodies the essence of Iris through her immense love, wisdom, and philanthropic efforts.

Iris: Bridging the Clouds and Sea:

In Greek mythology, Iris was revered as the goddess of rainbows, symbolizing the connection between the clouds and the sea. As the daughter of Thaumas, a marine god, and Elektra, a cloud nymph, Iris played a vital role in refilling the clouds with life-giving rainwater. With her wings and pitcher, she delivered messages from the gods to humanity, spreading the gift of rain and the renewal it brought to the earth. The name Iris, derived from the Greek word for rainbow, perfectly encapsulates her essence as a messenger.

Dolly Parton: The Modern-Day Iris:

Among living American icons, Dolly Parton radiates the spirit of Iris. With her genuine love for humanity and remarkable common sense, Parton has become a guiding light for millions. Through her music, she has opened minds and hearts, offering profound truths about the human experience in a beautiful, loving, and straightforward manner. Parton's philanthropy spans decades, touching lives and bringing happiness to people from all walks of life. Her unwavering dedication to spreading joy and understanding reflects the essence of Iris.

The Iris Print: A Vibrant Symbol of Love and Philanthropy:

Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing beauty of the Iris art print, a masterpiece from the Goddess Collection. Meticulously crafted, this hand-embellished archival pigment print on sustainable Bamboo Paper captures the essence of Iris's message of love and compassion. Each print is adorned with 24 karat gold leaf and spray paint, adding an exquisite touch of opulence. Measuring 16" x 16" and part of a limited edition of 10, each print is personally hand-signed and numbered by Andrea LaHue, bearing her unique chop mark as a symbol of authenticity.

Enjoy the Experience with Museum-Quality Framing:

To enhance the visual impact and ensure a seamless integration into your living space, museum-quality framing options are available for the Iris art print. Carefully designed to complement the print's aesthetic, these frames elevate its beauty while providing a sophisticated presentation. Choose the framing option that resonates with your artistic vision and adds a touch of elegance to your collection.

Embrace the Magic of Iris:

The Iris Goddess Art Print by Andrea LaHue celebrates the wondrous magic of Iris and pays homage to the remarkable spirit of Dolly Parton. Don't miss the opportunity to own this exclusive, hand-embellished print, which captures the essence of love, philanthropy, and the enchanting connection between the clouds and the sea. Let the vibrant colors and intricate details transport you to a world of beauty and inspiration.

Iris is known as the goddess of rainbows and the messenger for the Olympian gods of Grecian Mythology. A sea and sky goddess, her father Thaumas, a marine god, and mother Elektra, a cloud nymph. As the rainbow bridges the clouds and sea, Iris was thought to refill the clouds with rain water, her message brought from the gods, was life giving rain. She was often depicted with wings and a pitcher. Iris means rainbow and eiris means messenger in greek.

Dolly Parton is the living American icon who embodies the greek goddess Iris, as created by the artist. Love and the common sense of it, has been her guiding light. She has opened the minds of millions with truths about humanity, in a beautiful, loving, straightforward way. Parton brings happiness to the entire spectrum of humanity, the feeling of being understood, her philanthropy is real, and spans decades.

This Iris Print, from the Goddess series in the yearly POWHER exhibition of work with is a hand embellished archival pigment print on sustainable Bamboo Paper, from an edition of 10. Prints are embellished with 24 karat gold leaf and spray paint. The Iris Print by Andrea LaHue are 16" x 16", hand signed and numbered with chop mark. Museum quality, with museum quality framing available at checkout.

Artist: Andrea LaHue aka Random Act

Title: Iris

Edition: Hand Embellished Archival pigment print on sustainable Bamboo Paper, from an edition of 10

Medium: Embellished with 24 karat gold leaf & spray paint.

Size: 16 x 16 inches

Markings: Hand Signed and numbered with chop mark

Date: 2021

Why create a series of Greek Goddesses in 2021? Stay tuned.


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