Art With Life – The Vivid Paintings of Brandy Saturley
The paintings of Canadian Artist Brandy Saturley, are vivid and lively stories reflecting the artists’ relentless curiosity, capturing the collective consciousness of Canada and beyond. These paintings are vivid love letters inspired by the artists’ travels of the past two decades. On this page you will find a variety of original paintings created by the Canadian painter and professional artist, spanning two decades. Symbolic paintings rendered using the finest acrylic paints, the world’s most versatile medium. The artist, known for her ‘pop realism’ aesthetic, renders her paintings in signature jazzy palettes. Saturley utilizes many techniques to create the effect she is seeking, her process is anchored in the Old Masters’ technique of creating a grisaille underpainting (a black, white and grey version of the painting to which colour glazes will be applied) Saturley also employs the use of coloured grounds and gouache, under painting the entire canvas in colours which will show through in certain areas of the painting. Over the years Saturley has also incorporated pouring of paint, creation of acrylic skins, collage, and subtractive effects using scratching and taping to remove paint from desired areas of the painting. She has created paintings on linen and cotton canvas, on paper, wood panel, wood veneer, and even rubber hockey pucks. This is ‘art with life’, art that tells a story, timeless love letters to the subjects which have been masterfully rendered on the canvas. Enjoy browsing this online art gallery, we look forward to fulfilling your art obsessions.