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I'm a New England native, earned my BA in Art History with a Studio Art minor from Regis College in Weston, MA in 2001. I've spent over a decade working at one of Boston’s largest art museums, and now live out in a tiny town in north central Mass. As an artist, I like to think I have a loose modern impressionist style. I've shown at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and Boston City Hall. Check out Serena Kovalosky's "Artful Vagabond" for an article featuring my work! (http://www.artfulvagabond.com/disney-world-fenway-park-and-art-day-276/) . You can find my prints on FineArtAmerica.com.

Why do I paint?

From a young age, I was taught to see the beauty of the land. My mother is an artist, and my father is a landscape designer. When I look at a scene, I see its composition- what the individual elements are, and how it would translate on canvas. I…

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  • Joined September 9, 2011

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Water based oils, acrylics, angled brushes, palette knives

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Karen Strangfeld - Fine Art

About

I'm a New England native, earned my BA in Art History with a Studio Art minor from Regis College in Weston, MA in 2001. I've spent over a decade working at one of Boston’s largest art museums, and now live out in a tiny town in north central Mass. As an artist, I like to think I have a loose modern impressionist style. I've shown at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and Boston City Hall. Check out Serena Kovalosky's "Artful Vagabond" for an article featuring my work! (http://www.artfulvagabond.com/disney-world-fenway-park-and-art-day-276/) . You can find my prints on FineArtAmerica.com.

Why do I paint?

From a young age, I was taught to see the beauty of the land. My mother is an artist, and my father is a landscape designer. When I look at a scene, I see its composition- what the individual elements are, and how it would translate on canvas. I love the challenge of taking that scene and adding another dimension to it through paint. One of my greatest joys is knowing that one of the scenes I've chosen resonates as much with someone else as it did with me.

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