Subject Tags: boat painting
Size: 40"W x 30"H x 1.5"D
Year Created: 2015
Ready to Hang
ARTIST STATEMENT: They say that an empty canvas is filled with possibility, and such was Courtney's mindset when she decided to set out to paint. In search of fulfillment, she wanted to add some color to her life so she picked up a paint brush and has yet to put it down. In doing so, she found a true outlet for her creative freedom to flow.
Courtney has discovered her artistic style -- bold, colorful and filled with texture. With this style, the possibilities are endless, and she looks forward to continuing to grow as an artist and making her life's canvas more beautiful each day.
Born and raised in Miami, Courtney is strongly influenced by the city's vibrant colors, which shines through in her paintings. Courtney's purpose in her creations is to elicit an uplifting energy from the viewer; the most common words she hears when people describe her work are, "vibrant, joyful, vivid."
Courtney displayed her artwork at Art Fusion Gallery in Midtown Miami during Art Basel 2014. In February 2015, Courtney was chosen to exhibit in the Coconut Grove Arts Festival, as the "new and emerging artist" of the year. In March of 2015, exhibited at the Las Olas art festival.Courtney's paintings are currently displayed in galleries, arts centers and restaurants all around Miami, Hialeah and Ft Lauderdale.