~ Keep in Touch ~
Receive Quarterly Newletter
Contemporary figure paintings by artist Brooke Walker-Knoblich. Unique original art as gift ideas for retirement, baby shower, memorial, mother's day, father's day, anniversary, christmas, graduation, to celebrate any special event. Beautiful portraits of baby, gorgeous art with soul, fresh and alive. Large oil paintings and contemporary realism made in Portland Oregon. Narrative figures full of meaning and memory. Custom portrait paintings or turn your favorite photo into a painting. Custom order pet paintings, dog paintings, cat paintings, child portrait paintings, family portrait paintings, horse paintings, landscape paintings, ocean and vacation souvenirs. Inspired by Music and synesthesia, using color notes to sketch sacramento live music performances. Brooke will sketch nude figure models to learn anatomy of the scull and skeleton.
"Bones are neither straight nor perfectly curved. Each is as unique as the life-force they once held. Painting skulls feels like a grapple with mortality and existential beauty, a duality I hope these paintings communicate. "
Artist Statement: Painting en Plein Air
"Painting en plein air makes me conscious of how fluid a landscape really is. Light and color change at a moment's notice, clouds and waves move constantly. Creating a landscape en plein air gives me the time to sit, listen, smell, observe, and respond in paint."
by Brooke Walker-Knoblich
Commissioning a Portrait
Brooke's paintings honor all beings that bring love and joy into our lives. She offers a diverse range of price/size options to accomodate most budgets.