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Artist Jordanne Perkins


An example of fine art by Jordanne Perkins

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

  • Year Born: 2003

  • Jordanne Gallery is located in Makawao, Maui. General hours of operation are 11ish-4ish Mon-Sat.

  • Price Range: $150.00 - $20,000.00




The Artist Says:


"I find painting en plein air to be the most honest and straightforward style of painting there is. It is within these moments, when the light is slicing through eucalyptus trees or reflecting off the ocean surface, that I truly know who I am not only as an artist, but as a person. My goal is to capture these moments and share them with anyone who is interested"




Biography


Aloha,
 
DUE TO COVID, I am only open for Gallery Appointments. Please call/Email/Text me direct to
make an appointment.
I am at my Gallery located in Makawao in Maui, HI at 3625 Baldwin Street usually Monday-Saturday (Sunday open for appointments) 11ish-4ish. Please contact me ahead of time to make sure I am there when you would like to visit. Most of the time, I am painting in the Gallery. I am a mom of two young children as well so, things do come up besides needing to go out painting!
My goal is to convey the poetry of Hawaii. I am inspired to paint moments and capture them with passion and spontaneity. I also wish for the viewer to have a deep, personal connection within their own memories of their experiences of, and from, the Hawaiian Islands.
My paintings are derived mostly from plein air (painting on site), where I can let both the physical and visual stimulation design the composition, energy and poetry of each painting. Recently, I have been taking photos along my drives home and within a day or two reference them and conglomerate a painting that is about the feeling of Maui and the emotional reaction the Maui light evokes. Either way, the paintings are done plein air style which is means it is done in one sitting. This keeps the moment of passion that shows in the colors, the texture and the overall feel of the painting to its ultimate level. I am currently working with the impasto technique and creating strong yet feminine brushstrokes while maintaining a large amount of paint on the surface of the canvas.  
Originally I am from Long Island, New York. Now, from one island to another, I have made Hawaii my home for over 15 years. I continue to search within my process to push [...]

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