Marishka Marie Schweitzer's Profile
The poetic nature paintings I create are inspired by a deep connection with Mother Nature and my favorite artists like Monet, Van Gogh, and Klimt. Words like "beautiful and "uplifting"are most often used to describe my colorful contemporary impressionistic paintings.
I received my first art lessons from my Mom, an accomplished artist and oil painting instructor. My biggest influence in all things, it was my Mom who advised me to sign my paintings "Marishka". I am of Polish descent and this is the name by which my family and friends called me when I was growing up. Marishka is now my signature brushname exclusively.
All of my artwork is created using only high quality, professional grade artist's paint, canvas and materials.Although I love to work in all media, currently my original paintings are mainly acrylics on canvas, gallery wrapped with painted edges on 1.5 inch stretchers,...
- Joined December 12, 2011