Ivette Kjelsrud's Profile

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“Actually, I’m an overnight success, but it took twenty years.” ~Monty Hall

I’m a dreamer and that is the essence of my art. I am a self-taught artist and world traveler, who found a home in Montana and a purpose in art.

My paintings combine realism and abstract, a bit like me: feet planted firmly on the ground while head is always in the clouds…

I create in acrylic, oil and watercolor to name a few, with a variety of tools, manifesting my taste for diversity and distaste of routine. I find that different mediums lend themselves better to different styles in my hands. Since I enjoy painting so much I recently started painting on other surfaces such as jewelry, rocks and others.

My inspiration comes from my surroundings. I am…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 8
  • Joined June 14, 2012

Favorite materials

Canvas, wood, acrylic, mixed media, watercolor, oil, palette knife, brushes, stucco, impasto

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About

“Actually, I’m an overnight success, but it took twenty years.” ~Monty Hall

I’m a dreamer and that is the essence of my art. I am a self-taught artist and world traveler, who found a home in Montana and a purpose in art.

My paintings combine realism and abstract, a bit like me: feet planted firmly on the ground while head is always in the clouds…

I create in acrylic, oil and watercolor to name a few, with a variety of tools, manifesting my taste for diversity and distaste of routine. I find that different mediums lend themselves better to different styles in my hands. Since I enjoy painting so much I recently started painting on other surfaces such as jewelry, rocks and others.

My inspiration comes from my surroundings. I am highly drawn to the study of light, water and movement and seriously enjoy creating abstracts, simply because they are liberating and fun! With abstracts, I literally get to play with color and with texture.

Thank you for visiting!

Ivette

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