Art is all around us, many times in close proximity, but sometimes in unexpected places. I try to see “outside the box” of conventional perception.
I have used watercolors, pastels, acrylics, pencil, and pen & ink in the past. But, 3 years ago I picked up the palette knife and I have been using it ever since
Medium: Utilizing state of the art aerospace enamel, Elan pours up to 70 layers of natural pigments and minerals infused into the enamel to capture the essence of gemstones on canvas. The enamel protects the paintings from UV rays so they can be hung in direc...
Studies with Master Artists in France, England, Spain and Holland.
As Artist/Owner founded Sea Pig Gallery in San Diego, offered a large collection of fun and collectable art in the downtown art scene.
I received some school awards for my work as a young teenager, but never really pursued art seriously during my school years.
I must give homage to strokes. Whether it be pastel, watercolor, oil or any other medium. There are miserly strokes. There are rich, fluent, ardent strokes.
Attended two art colleges on scholarships and a color theory workshop by Richard Nelson, Maui 1993.
From a young age art was a constant passion in Karen’s life. Especially art focused on nature. Her appreciation for nature’s beauty was sparked in Karen’s home state of Alaska.
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