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Artist Amanda Ward


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  • FASO Artist Website: http://www.artbyamandaward.com

  • Year Born: N/A

  • Price Range: $100.00 - $1,750.00
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Biography



 
Amanda Ward is an American artist born and raised in Las Vegas, NV.  Her family of six lives in Alamosa, CO, where she homeschools her four daughters.  
She incorporates her love and knowledge of art in her daughter's homeschool curriculum.
Amanda is thankful for God blessing her with her talent as an artist.
She takes great joy in painting vibrant wildlife, floral still life, and landscapes.
Amanda has 25 years of experience as an artist.  She has completed commissioned pieces for an art collector and has been in two issues of American Art Collector Magazine. 
She is excited to continue creating and sharing her art with others.
Artist Statement
As a child I was lucky enough to be raised by my grandmother who was a self-taught artist.  She encouraged me to find an outlet through my art.  With her loving guidance I was able to find the healing power that came as I shared what I interpreted in the world around me.
As time has gone by, my interpretation of the world around me is expressed through my use of  vivid colors.  For instance,  when I paint wildlife.  It is as if through this boldness of color the uniqueness and beauty of each animal is enhanced.  Like they have been enchanted.
Another thing that my grandma instilled in me is a love for vintage colored glass.  It is through my love of vibrant color and enticing organic form that I re-create the magic of vintage colored glass.  The beauty of this forgotten glass shouts volumes with its sensual shapes and spectacular detail offering a visual gift to the viewer.
Any pent-up emotion or stress I feel is released through my art as I form inspired ideas in my mind and then transfer them to canvas.
My medium of choice is acrylic.  It's fast-drying time gives me the ability to complete my art [...]

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