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Griffin Fine Art
Contemporary painting & sculpture
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Jeanne Griffin
Denver , Colorado - United States
Acrylics - Portraits & Figures


Finger Painting...
I feel, therefore I paint.
I am very active and intimate with my work. You might say I am extremely 'hands on'. In late 2005 I threw away my brushes and began painting exclusively with my fingers...and my heart. My paintings are not planned or composed, I paint purely by feeling.

Each step in my process contributes greatly to the final piece. I begin by adding a light texture to the canvas, still using only my fingers. I then begin filling in the background. I continue to add layers and colors to the background until the figures and forms begin to emerge. I don't force my pieces but rather let them evolve in their own time.

I enhance the light and shadow with more colors and layers until the figures and forms are fully developed. If you look closely, you will find that in most of my works the obvious figure is not the only spirit in the piece.

website: www.GriffinFineArt.com (COMING SOON!)
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When the Still Silent Voice Roars - Acrylic - 24" x 30" - $Inquire
Comments

Alicia Brown
2009-07-13 17:21:08
love your works the colours are very mysterious.
Kobie Griggs
2009-05-05 23:46:46
I love your use of the figures and color!
Michael Easter
2009-01-30 10:37:36
Jeanne - great body of work. I love the style here!!

2008-08-07 19:12:22
this is beautifully intense!

2008-07-03 13:41:21
I like your color use in these.
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