Annie O’Brien Gonzales. An amazing colorist who paints stunning still lifes. Her paintings are vibrant and full of life. The colors in Evening speak to me. I love the simplified flowers – they have spunk. Fabulous! You won’t believe the rest of Annie’s paintings – you’re in for a treat!
See more of Annie’s work via these links:
Annie also teaches an online workshop – which sounds so intriguing to me. It’s designed for painters of all levels. You learn to “start loose, stay loose” – check it out!
Read a bit about Annie, from her website:
Annie studied painting and art history at Oregon State University and received a Ph.D in Higher Education. In her career as a college professor she developed curricula, conducted educational research, published and taught adults in graduate and professional programs. Recently she was selected and certified as a Golden Artist Educator. Proficient in oil, acrylic, and mixed media, she is a colorist who creates expressive images inspired by nature. She teaches painting workshops at Ghost Ranch, the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum and other US and International venues. Her paintings have appeared in numerous shows and art magazines and are collected in private and recently in a museum collection. She has written two best-selling books– “Bold Expressive Painting: Painting Techniques for Still Lifes, Florals and Landscapes in Mixed Media” and “The Joy of Acrylic Painting” published by North Light Books.
Read more about Annie HERE – Catch you back here tomorrow!