New Painting “Whisper”

“Whisper” Pink Elephants in a Black and White World The little Elephant twins in this painting have a special talent; they bring smiles and happiness into a gray world. Wouldn’t it be nice to hear what these two are Whispering to each other? Maybe they’re figuring out a way to save the world from boredom. Maybe they have a really …

Earth and Sky, Brothers under the Sun

Summer 2014 at the Art-A-Fair was a new experience for me as an artist.  Everyday I worked at the show I was one happy person.  I met so many people, fun people, interesting people, people who wanted to buy paintings and prints from me.  I was surprised by the joy in peoples faces when they viewed my booth.  When I looked at my work …

“Running with Hope and Joy”

My idea for this painting, “Running with Hope and Joy” came last year when I heard about Cradle to Career and the children of the orphanage. I thought what would happen if one of the children was headed to school one cool spring morning and crossed paths with a couple of baby pink elephants. What would he feel? A sense …

Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin

New Painting “Water Fun”

“Water Fun” / Pink Elephants – Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin Click to see Larger Image Summer fun includes water play and this little pink elephant has found a puddle to splash in and cool off. This painting is the first  Pink Elephant baby in my new series created for the Art-A-Fair summer show in Laguna Beach California. I am …

Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin

New Painting “Midnight Ballet”

“Midnight Ballet” Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin Blue skies, butterflies and Alpacas, all of these themes are beautiful by themselves but together?  A strange mix of fur, fun and fantasy. I had fun in mind when I started this painting.  A friend gave me a great photo he took of a camel while visiting India and I wanted to paint …

Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin

New Painting “Surprise!”

“Surprise! (Somebody has some explaining to do.)” Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin The new painting is here and it has a long name. The name is fitting since it took me a long time to paint this one. There is a fun story how this pink pachyderm painting got it’s name.  I paint with the Thursday morning painting class and …

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New Painting “Eagles, Warming in the Sun”

The Eagle, majestic bird of prey, symbolic inspiration to artists, religions and organizations. I began searching for eagle reference materials at my brothers book store early in December of 2012. There are so many photos, drawings, paintings and writings about eagles. I was confronted with countless artistic possibilities of eagles living in the natural world. My brain was overwhelmed with …

Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin

New Painting “Cougar Ledge”

“Cougar Ledge” By: Wildlife Art by: Laura Curtin 36″ x 36″ | Oil on Canvas “When this painting began to form in my head I saw the cougars up above me in the top half of the painting. The beautiful moss and scale on the rocks was challenging but I couldn’t stop myself from painting more and more details. These …