ona haynes' Profile
Welcome to my Art Gallery. I'm Ona. An Artist lucky enough to live between Shakespeare's historic Stratford-Upon-Avon and bustling, cosmopolitan Birmingham. Usually, when I introduce myself, people ask what my name means & I'm glad to say it translates to "The One & Only" or "The Only One" , a theme that runs through my Art...
I'm also "lucky" enough to have a diagnosis of Bi-Polar, a mental health condition which has long been connected with "the Artistic temperament" & creative ability. I share this diagnoses with the likes of Vincent Van Gogh and Stephen Fry among others so I feel I am in good company! My mind is constantly racing with images and ideas and I have extremely vivid dreams. I record my dreams & visions in sketchbooks and journals which serve as a constant supply of inspiration to tap into. My art is a way to express all these mental images, getting them out of my…
- Born on November 2
- Joined September 7, 2011