Brooke O'Connell's Profile

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Hi, my name is Brooke. I am an artist and art teacher who loves to travel. My passion for drawing and painting began at an early age, inspired by time spent in the Laurentian Mountains (north of Montreal) working alongside my artist grandmother.

As an art teacher, I get to live the dream by helping my students develop their own artistic abilities and introduce them to a wide range of art mediums, artists, and art movements. During the summer I like to explore new places and paint. When i am living out of a backpack, my medium of choice is watercolour because they are lightweight and quick- drying. These watercolour paintings often serve as preliminary studies for larger oil paintings.

Many of the paintings and prints on this site are inspired by the places I've visited. More of my artwork can be seen on my website or you can take…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 24
  • Joined February 16, 2009

Favorite materials

Oil paint, watercolour paint, gouache paint, ink

About

Hi, my name is Brooke. I am an artist and art teacher who loves to travel. My passion for drawing and painting began at an early age, inspired by time spent in the Laurentian Mountains (north of Montreal) working alongside my artist grandmother.

As an art teacher, I get to live the dream by helping my students develop their own artistic abilities and introduce them to a wide range of art mediums, artists, and art movements. During the summer I like to explore new places and paint. When i am living out of a backpack, my medium of choice is watercolour because they are lightweight and quick- drying. These watercolour paintings often serve as preliminary studies for larger oil paintings.

Many of the paintings and prints on this site are inspired by the places I've visited. More of my artwork can be seen on my website or you can take a look at my blog where I write about my adventures and painting. I hope you enjoy my work. Cheers, Brooke

blog: www.brookeoconnell.wordpress.com

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