Kristen Olson’s Classic California landscapes exhibit is on display at Portola Art Gallery from March 1-31. A reception for the artist will be held on Saturday, March 9, from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M.
Kristen paints expressive, impressionist oil landscapes in a wide range of sizes. Through the visual language of her brushstrokes, she strives to capture beautiful light and the abstract patterns and shapes of nature.
“When viewers look at my paintings I want them to feel that they are looking at something that is exceptionally well done, beautiful and makes them feel good,” she says. “I put the love and emotions I feel toward the subject into my paintings and guide the viewer through the canvas with light.”
Kristen will also offer a Paint the Article source: http://inmenlo.com/2013/03/03/artist-kristen-olsons-landscapes-on-exhibit-at-portola-art-gallery-through-march/
Article source: http://inmenlo.com/2013/03/03/artist-kristen-olsons-landscapes-on-exhibit-at-portola-art-gallery-through-march/