Size: 18"W x 24"H x 0.75"D
Year Created: 2018
This piece is one I created out of the echo of my interpretation of trees. I had created a bold background as to contrast the delicacy of this tree, but the underlying paint was so thick I decided to carve out the paint from the canvas and plant this tree in the midst of it all.
As most introductions begin, I'll start with my name. I am Leimomi (hence where Momi stems from). I am the fourth generation and first born to receive that as my given Hawaiian name. Although I am an artist based out of Northern Colorado, my years spent living abroad the country has contributed to much of who I am today. Each place I've lived has truly taken a part of me and me of it. I have been painting for over four years now. Throughout that time my relationship with Art has been a fickle one. Only recently though have I discovered painting in such a way that reflects myself in my work. Believe it or not, it's not as easily said then done. As any rookie, I am ready and eager to see where this all takes me. If not up, then forward...