“I am drawn to the playful patterns and repetition found in nearly every outdoor scene or natural object. Simple shapes built up with layers of paint are used to create calm impressions of an environment. References relate to positive emotional experiences and the purpose of representing them in paint is to share these sentiments with the audience to give them a sense of escape and contentment.”
Working in oil Ninalee’s lively still lifes possess a unique visual perspective, traditional yet spirited. Her landscapes often employ a rhythmic staccato brush stroke expressing the transient feeling of nature. Clearly skilled with the human figure she can also capture a portrait with a very painterly style.