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Felt Pen exhibit
Colored Felt Pens/miniature paintings Designs and Felt pen paintings with Pointillism in mind developed in the 19th century by Seurat. The concept of Pointillism was painting dots of colors close together so that our vision blends these colors together.
My Website is named Katnaj short for Kathy Najera. As a young child I was a nature lover.. I found myself walking and observing the natural earth. I lived inear the Gulf in Florida and was awed by many things. Seeing a huge lobster in the clear water. I saw in fascination a chameleon change from brown to green right at my feet. Seeing my first deer with huge antlers.. Even though I only lived there a couple of years I remember Florida as one of the most beautiful places..
I have spent much of my time in the field of Art throughout my life. I recognized that I had an interest in Art as early as grade school and won an Honorable Mention award in an 8th grade Art competition. I continued my interest and talent in College but did not pursue a serious...
| ||Colorful creations Landscapes Still life Animals and wildlife Designs |
| ||Wildlife Landscapes and Portraits in Pastel, Acrylic and Graphite Pencil
I feel it's important to respect animals and wildlife. I remember in High School Art class visiting and sketching animals at the zoo. It's interesting to me to see the various animals and birds that live in different parts of the world.|
| ||Once in a while I get an idea and divert away from painting. I use broken pottery and other materials like stone and glass to create landscapes and decorate mirrors. I used grout of various colors and put them all together to form kind of a mosaic.|