Kathleen Chenet

Longwood, FL

www.kathleenchenet.com

 

"Painting is a way of life. To capture what we see sometimes without noticing, is a constant challenge."


"The Chimney Swifts"
16x20, Oil on Canvas (150)


"Flora's Home"
16x12, Oil on Canvas (180)


"Forest Idyl"
16x12, Oil on Canvas (50)


"Park Aire - Park Avenue"
12x16, Oil on Canvas (121)


"Park Aire Bouganvillas"
20x16, Oil on Canvas (122)


"Nun's Orchid and Philodendron"
20x20, Oil on Canvas (224)


"Lada with Chinese Lantern"
16x12, Oil on Canvas (228)


"Chinese Lantern"
12x9, Oil on Canvas (229)


Background Information

Kathleen is a native Floridian, and attended Florida State University where she earned a BA and MA in art and design. Her first artistic interest was as a fiber artist, creating weavings with yarns dyed with native plants. After teaching for several years, she began oil painting with a passion - a passion that has not waned. This has led to a fulfilling and enjoyable career as a full time artist.


Awards and Exhibitions

  • Albin Polasek Museum Purchase Award 2010
  • Award of Merit, Halifax Art Festival, Daytona Beach, FL
  • 2-Person Exhibit Seminole State College Gallery, Sanford, FL