When painting this happy pig: character, color and paint texture were what I wanted to portray.  The initial overall layer of paint was done with a palette knife. The Abstract black shapes adds dimension and drama.  This contrasts with the smiling and happy attitude of the subject. 

- Carolyn Pennor

Happy Pig
CAROLYN PENNOR


Acrylic painting on stretched canvas
Painting wraps around edges
Varnished and Ready to hang

One-of-a-kind
Signed on front
2018

24" h x 36" w x 1.5" d
2 lbs. 8 oz.

$1,175

SHIPS FREE



Artist
Carolyn Pennor
Bolingbrook, Illinois

Getting to Know Carolyn

Carolyn’s subjects are inspired by everyday working people. Her aesthetic straddles the line between modern and folk, utilizing warm tones and simplified forms. The subjects in Carolyn’s paintings each tell a story. “When painting my characters I feel as though I have known them,” she says. After years of working in a banking environment, Carolyn is pleased to have transitioned to a more creative lifestyle. She now shares a studio with her husband, a fellow UGallery artist, and enjoys exercising her imagination and creativity.