Artists' Faire Fine Art Gallery & Gifts
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"My motivation is to create a vision of paradise that transports the viewer to a healing place."
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CATHLEEN MARTINETTO is a contemporary artist who does realistic work in oil, acrylic and various other media, including pastels, charcoal, pencil and ink drawing, and sculpture.
Cathleen studied under the internationally-known landscape artist, John Osborne. She has taken classes at the Ridgewood Art Institute, the University of South Florida and studied under other well-known artists at various Tampa Bay art institutions.
Cathleen paints the effects of light, as studied by the Old Masters, relying on shadow and color massing to create the composition. Her style is representational and expressive.
Cathleen's accomplishments include works commissioned by the Greiner Engineering Company and the International Shrine Organization, as well as numerous individual portrait commissions. Her works have been displayed and sold throughout the Tampa Bay area.
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