Caroline Trickey

Caroline Trickey
Caroline Trickey

I describe my work as painterly although representational in style.  I love the use of abstract shapes, patterns and movement in my work.  I express light through color and value and try to make sure that my selection of these elements moves the viewer’s eye successfully through my paintings.  I paint still lifes, animals, landscapes, children and people in landscapes as well as cityscapes in watercolor, oil, gouache and acrylic.  I am interested in the role of light to express mood and emotion in my paintings. Continue reading “Caroline Trickey”

Nancy E. Richards

Nancy Richards
Nancy Richards
Nancy Richards

In paintings and mixed media pieces, I use a variety of techniques to explore and celebrate color, line and texture.  Inspired by nature, I use watercolors, acrylics, alcohol inks, gouache, pastels and enhanced monoprints in abstract or representational ways to express the sense of wonder and joy that I find in the world around me.  Each medium has its own properties, and they inform each other, conveying vision, surprise, harmony and the beauty of finding one’s place in the natural world. Continue reading “Nancy E. Richards”