Eleanor Davin's Profile
Born in the Finger Lakes area of upstate New York, as a young girl I was always drawing or painting. One day while looking for something in our garage, I came across a wooden box filled with oil paints. How I never found those gems before that day remains a mystery. The paints were old and used, but all those fabulous colors looked wonderful to me. My father told me the paints belonged to my grandmother and said I could have them. With the addition of a few more tubes of color, that was the beginning of my career as an artist. I thank God every day for giving me this gift.
A painting brings the subject to life and creating art is a way for me to share on canvas a small part of the beauty in this world around us. I enjoy painting in several mediums including watercolor, pastel and oils, however, oils are my favorite. Using oils allows me to capture what I see because of their…
- Born on October 14
- Joined October 4, 2010