Artist Donna Cristy

An example of fine art by Donna Cristy

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  • FASO Artist Website: http://Http://donnacristyfineart.com

  • Year Born: N/A

  • Donna made her gallery premiere at The Capital Gallery May 2018 and set a record for most paintings sold on opening night.

  • Donna will be a featured artist at the Bismarck Ball March 28, 2019 Her painting will be auctioned at the event that evening.

  • Donna's artwork is scheduled to display within the North Dakota State Capital building April-June 2019.

  • Price Range: $135.00 - $7,500.00
    (This price range was estimated with limited info and may be inaccurate)

  • More info on Donna Cristy's FASO Connect profile

The Artist Says:

Yours, Lord, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth is yours. 1 Chronicles 29:11


You Tube link Donna Cristy Impressionist Painter
Everything beautiful reflects God's love.
I am so blessed to have the opportunity to take a blank canvas, squeeze out gorgeous, luscious color on my palate and create a work of art. Each time one of my paintings catches someone's eye, I pray they feel a sense of peace and joy. When they are moved to take it home to enjoy every day this is the most amazing and humbling experience for me. I feel I have shared God's gift.  I say a prayer over each blank canvas asking God to help me create something that will be moving and cherished by someone. I sign each canvas with a cross in reverence to Christ. On the back you will find my signature, date it was completed and the biblical verse Romans 5:8 as a reminder of the greatest gift that has ever been or ever will be given to all who choose to believe.
 Oil painting has changed my life. It is my escape from all our world issues and stresses. When I walk into my studio, turn on soothing music, I feel the stresses of my day melt away. I am absorbed into a beautiful world of shapes and color.  I love color and my medium of choice is oil! The technique I use in painting works best when applied to Ampersand Museum Quality Gessoboard.  I typically paint from a reference photograph.  Most of my reference photographs have been provided to me by gracious photographers both professional and amateur .  I frequently accept commission requests.  I paint with both palate knives and brushes.  The image often dictates which will work best to achieve the feeling I want to convey.  
My active training in art began in my mid 40s although I have always had an artistic interest. I have taken many [...]

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