Meredith Talian's Profile
Hello and welcome to my Etsy shop. My name is Meredith and I sell my artwork through the wonderful platform that Etsy offers!
My inspiration comes from an obsession with old fashioned, hand painted illustration and a love of narrative artwork. As a child, my mother would read books to me for hours like 'Little House on the Prairie' and 'Little Britches' while I painted or drew. This instilled in me a deep emotional connection between story and artwork. Many of my pieces are portrait-like works of animals. I love to paint something which really focuses on the beauty of the individual; the character in their eyes or posture communicates something emotional to the viewer. I see my animal portraits as something similar to a character mock up for an illustrated book. You, as the viewer, make up the story.
I currently work from my home on the North Shore of…
- Joined September 22, 2011