Artists Describing Their Art:
Althea E Jenkins
- Hello My Name is Althea E Jenkins I have loved art and painting pictures all my life. I just recently became passionate about it. I have a world renowned Painter and Artist teaching me some of his secrets and the techniques he knows. His name is Mr. Andrew Krance. He is well known in the art world and has been in the art trade for more than 50 years. With 2 degrees. He has shown his works of art in New York City and many renowned galleries. . He says I have a natural talent and actually that some may think that I am a better artist than he is. Yes his Actual words. What he said was the greatest compliment of my life and has inspired me to do my best. I do not know about this his comparison . I do know that my passion has grown and flourished under his tutoring. I have shown my Art work along side his at the Sterling Art Gallery in Dunedin Florida in the month of August 2017. I have sold some of my work to private collectors recently and hope to sell many more. My Mentor Mr. Andrew Krance has said he ...
Althea E Jenkins
- I am a self-taught artist. I was born in Belgium o, 23rd October 1952. I started painting in 1995 . I took some drawing lessons in the art academy in Dinant. I try to paint the landscapes of the countryside where I am living : the southern part of Belgium. Firts I took part in many collective exhibitions . Than, I had personal exhibitions in Rochehaut (Galerie La Potele), in Dinant (Galerie L'impression), in Paris (Rive Gauche Galerie Artimus) in Brussels (Galerie G-Loft).In 2004, I had three exhibitions, again In Rochehaut, galerie La Potele in May. Then, in September Exhibition Libr'art in Libramont. In November, Galerie Impression in Dinant. What people like most in my paintings are the colours. My art doesn't speak to the intellect but to the soul and to the feelings. Talink the risk to seem old fashioned , I would say it is rather romantic. I wish you much pleasure looking at my paintings. Pol Ledent ...
- I am a self taught artist, Public health dentist, a trained Indian classical dancer and love to express myself through my dance and art. I enjoy travel and have lived in different countries. During the course of my travels and work, I have had the privilege of interfacing with people across all levels of society, specially with women. I have heard their many stories. I have heard of their struggles, their joys, their beliefs, their love, their superstitions..and I have wanted to shareable of this. So, my work provides an emotional window to this beautiful creation - woman and is an ode to her. aEUR
Robert Tittle - I like to experiment with different surfaces, such as painting on burlap, I like the challenge of painting clean edges on the rough, bumpy and fuzzy surface. My creations have led some viewers to described them as having characteristics of romanticism. My desire is to stimulate emotions and imaginations, to invoke curiosity in the viewer and create a feeling of being there in the location the painting depicts. I hope my paintings reveal my spiritual character, my faith in God, and the beauty of nature. I have been taught, when an artist puts creativity and spirituality into a painting, they will then have something to leave to the world. ...