Laura Seib's Profile
I am an artist working primarily in watercolor and oil. I currently live and work in the fingerlakes region of upstate New York.
Lush color and a dynamic composition are tools I use to create paintings that are visually compelling, and confer a strong sense of motion and of emotion. For me, art is about passion and feeling, rather than an exact transcription of reality into a two-dimensional form. I tend to paint loosely, with attention to overall effect, rather than strict adherence to realism and specific detail. Rather than painting exactly what I see, I seek to retain and even amplify the essential nature of my subject material.
My paintings tend to reflect my own interests and affections. The rural landscape in which I live often influences and inspires my painting, as does my own involvement in farming…
- Joined December 11, 2008