I help her with her PR, especially because she's not online at all and never has been; this is her permanent ad, and I put a temporary one on Craig's List Boston each week. My artwork is here (and via the "My artwork" link in this blog's header).
- Basic instruction in the fundamentals of painting
- Beginning through advanced techniques
- Color, light and shade / shadow, and perspective
- Describing form, how to build a painting
- Illustrating animals, landscapes, seascapes, cityscapes
- Creating natural textures, such as foliage
- How-tos of students' requests
- Ink, watercolor, acrylics and pastels -- no oils
There is a shopping list of basic required materials, which are to be purchased by students.
Patricia is a native of the Boston area, and has been a professional artist here and in Europe for many years. She is currently a professional freelance muralist, for the decorators of the Boston Design Center and private clients.
She attended Boston's Museum of Fine Arts' School, and received her BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) in Theatre Design from Boston University. She was the resident designer and head of the painting department at Decocitel in Brussels, Belgium. She has also been a designer and instructor at the University of Massachusetts / Boston, the Boston Conservatory, and the Boston and Brookline Public Schools (through a grant from the Massachusetts Council for the Arts), and currently teaches art in a Cambridge school.
Please call her at 617.522.2046.
The above image is one of Patricia's commissioned paintings, done entirely by hand -- the original is 6 feet by 8 feet. The below is a dragon t-shirt she made for me -- an iron-on transfer of a scan of her original 8”x10” painting, additional iron-on transfers of scans of her original painted framing corners, hand-applied 3D gold glitter t-shirt paint, and hand-sewn beads.