Krystyna Stroinski's Profile
From the earliest years of my childhood in Poland, I have been inspired by nature and its power. Beginning with natural materials -- mud, sticks, sand, stone and grass -- I created my first works of art, sculptures and paintings.
My first gallery became a funny-looking yet beloved tree in my Polish country backyard. I would spend entire days decorating that tree by hanging stones and colorful pieces of paper with drawings or written messages inspired by the nature I saw around me including the background of the sky's canopy and rays of the sun for my proud display.
The need to draw in relation with nature has always been a part of me and remains, even to this day. I love to draw trees and paint landscapes even though I am thousands of miles away from the countryside of Poland. This subject matter reminds me of my free-spirited inner child free from worries and everyday...
- Joined July 25, 2009