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I'm a proud Air Force Wife and mother of two. We currently made the move from Alaska to Oklahoma and loving life. Go to www.emily-roe.blogspot.com if you'd like to read about me and my family on a daily basis. Thanks for visiting!

My work has been in numerous art shows, both group and solo, and is in private collections throughout the US.

{Artist Statement}
Portrait painting is a glorious challenge that I dearly love. In 2007, I fell head-over-heals for the human anatomy. This territory of portraiture has become extremely addicting and a passion that I desire on a day to day basis. Analyzing skin tones, body proportions, textures, and details has become something that I thoroughly enjoy. It is fulfilling to see the painted figure come alive on my canvas by just adding the curve of the cheekbone or the sparkle of an…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 25
  • Joined July 8, 2008

Favorite materials

oil paint, linen canvas

About

I'm a proud Air Force Wife and mother of two. We currently made the move from Alaska to Oklahoma and loving life. Go to www.emily-roe.blogspot.com if you'd like to read about me and my family on a daily basis. Thanks for visiting!

My work has been in numerous art shows, both group and solo, and is in private collections throughout the US.

{Artist Statement}
Portrait painting is a glorious challenge that I dearly love. In 2007, I fell head-over-heals for the human anatomy. This territory of portraiture has become extremely addicting and a passion that I desire on a day to day basis. Analyzing skin tones, body proportions, textures, and details has become something that I thoroughly enjoy. It is fulfilling to see the painted figure come alive on my canvas by just adding the curve of the cheekbone or the sparkle of an eye.

In my paintings, not only do I strive to capture the simplicity of human essence, but also the inner beauty and the unique characteristics of my musings. Through my paintbrush, I focus on setting a fine narrative by paying close attention to light, shadow, and detail. It is my hope that my paintings provoke the viewer to feel the allure and artistry that the painted figure portrays.

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