Sonia Lewis' Profile
I am a self-taught spiritually inspired artist that's constantly being motivated by nature and aged objects touched by the hands of time.
In my life as an artist, I have always been fascinated by the use of underpainting and glazing used to produce the brilliance of colors and light in the works of Flemish Masters such as Robert Campin and Jan Van Eyck’s
.....To quench my desire of how to further understand this technique - perfected by the Old Dutch Masters - I researched modern day Masters who studied and used this technique. My research took me to France where I enrolled in an intense course in Brittany.
In returning back home to Jamaica I started using much of this technique and blended it with my own style.
One of my first paintings Grandmas Clay Vase was inspired by the wonderful childhood memories of my spending many…
- Born on July 6
- Joined December 28, 2010