Elaina Renee's Profile

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Get to know me on facebook http://www.facebook.com/elaina.henderlite

I am currently showing my original work at Mint Hill Art Gallery in North Carolina.
www.minthillarts.org

I have also recently begun to work with Project Art Aid.
http://www.projectartaid.org/blog/

I am primarily a self taught artist. I went to a charter high school for the arts and then took a few art courses at a community college. I have lived in Texas, Tennessee, Arizona, California, and now North Carolina. I paint and draw but always have many projects and ideas going on at once. I have done auto upholstery, auto body work and fabrication, welding, stained glass, mosaics, furniture upholstery, carpentry, jewelry design, wood burning, wood carving, graphic design, website design, custom…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 15
  • Joined November 4, 2008

Favorite materials

canvas, paint, wood, glass, silver, found items

About

Get to know me on facebook http://www.facebook.com/elaina.henderlite

I am currently showing my original work at Mint Hill Art Gallery in North Carolina.
www.minthillarts.org

I have also recently begun to work with Project Art Aid.
http://www.projectartaid.org/blog/

I am primarily a self taught artist. I went to a charter high school for the arts and then took a few art courses at a community college. I have lived in Texas, Tennessee, Arizona, California, and now North Carolina. I paint and draw but always have many projects and ideas going on at once. I have done auto upholstery, auto body work and fabrication, welding, stained glass, mosaics, furniture upholstery, carpentry, jewelry design, wood burning, wood carving, graphic design, website design, custom framing/ matting, clothing design/illustration/construction, etc.
One day I hope to find my niche and be free to work from a studio doing what I love...CREATING.

I am challenging myself to let go of realistic approaches and experiment with untried techniques to achieve a more interesting work of art. I am reconfirming my belief that art is more than recreating what you see but that it is actually bringing to light the underlying details that others may let go unnoticed.

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