Oil painting on Stretched canvas
Varnished and Ready to hang
48 " h x 36 " w x 2 " d |2 lbs. 0 oz.
"My inspiration for this painting started with Maleficent and swung toward the Black Swan," says JJ. "Either way she's wicked and beautiful." This painting is part of a series of flamingos based on larger than life figures from history and fantasy. For each piece, JJ starts with a character reference and builds an inspiration board for the painting. JJ has a great love of animals - before becoming a full time artist, JJ was the PR Manager at the Maryland Zoo and then at the National Aquarium in Baltimore. With these paintings, it's her goal to capture the essence of her inspiration while retaining the natural splendor of these birds.
Severna Park, Maryland
Jill Galloway likes to paint everyday objects and people with a dynamic style reminiscent of Pop Art. She also finds inspiration in things like vintage images. Jill currently lives in Maryland and has been influenced by many art movements, ranging from Pop Art to Impressionism. Fun fact: when she’s not painting, Jill volunteers at a local homeless shelter.
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I purchased Boardwalk Bound a couple of months ago and I love it! It makes me think of fun time to come.- N Waymack
I love this painting! It looks even better in person than online. Hope to buy more of your work in the future.- Malie_Kai