Kathy Bauer's Profile
With my paintings I hope to describe why a scene is beautiful. I attempt to simplify the layers of information and reduce the noise to reveal the intrinsic beauty that is present in every moment, in every place.
Join me in my adventure as I delve into the world of landscape painting after many years of working as a classically trained portrait artist. In this new endeavor from the traditional style of layering oil paints or chalk pastels to get a realistic likeness of a person, to the Impressionist's style of "all prima" painting which entails quick painting with large brushstrokes, capturing the essence or impression of a scene, painting outdoors in a short time before the light and shadow changes. I have two small children so I am tethered to the home, feeling fortunate that life planted me close enough to the beautiful beaches of El Porto in Manhattan Beach, California. My tether will stretch far enough that I can paint…
- Born on December 29
- Joined May 18, 2009