Nature entices me and the art of capturing it realistically on a
canvas with paints, brushes, and knives has always been
extremely inviting and joyful. Even after years of painting,
every time itís almost magical to me how color values create
depth and strokes create texture. Intriguing compositions
attract me and capturing the random yet organized structure in
nature is exciting. To me, every landscape has a unique purpose
and a distinct impact on the ecosystem around it. Capturing that
essence in two dimensions is challenging and deeply rewarding.
I have been passionate about art since my childhood and have
taken basic formal training. After trying many different art
media like water colors, color powders, pencil sketching, I
moved to Oil Painting and have loved it ever since! I honed my
skills at Scottsdale Artist School and have painted many
landscapes since then. I have found that experimenting in your
own way is the best way to learn!
I use both traditional fat over lean and wet on wet alla
prima painting techniques. Three of my paintings have been selected as
part of a prestigious international juried art show (www.artjury.com).
Itís rewarding and encouraging to keep experimenting with new