Colourful painting a work in process

A Glimpse into My Creative Journey

My artistic approach is a masterful fusion of abstract and illustrative elements, a harmonious symphony of creativity that dances upon my canvas. My technique is a multi-layered composition, where I intermingle loose, expressive brushstrokes with artful mark making, playful paint pouring, and whimsical doodles. These diverse elements converge, orchestrated with precision, and brought to life through a palette of vibrant, soul-enriching colours.

In my artistry, the unexpected becomes a source of wonder, and the seemingly chaotic finds its hidden order. Each stroke and splash I create carries with it an untold story, inviting you to embark on a journey of exploration and discovery. As you immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of my creations, you'll feel an overwhelming sense of joy and happiness permeate your senses.

My art isn't merely a visual spectacle; it's a profound experience that stirs the soul and kindles a deep connection with the boundless wellspring of creativity that flows from my heart.

My Process in Steps

Karen Couillard Artist Art Process

Step 1: Soulful Reflection

Embarking on an introspective journey, I delve into the depths of my soul, revealing unspoken stories that serve as the foundation for my artistic expression.

Step 2: Expressive Movement

Guided by brushes, high-end acrylic paint, and bold oil stick strokes, each gesture transforms the canvas into a dynamic stage. Intertwining, iridescent paint adds enchantment with playful scribbles, infusing shifting colours and luminosity into the rhythmic narrative of the artwork.

Step 3: Vibrant Alchemy

Opulent hues, chosen with intent, collide and blend, translating emotions into a vibrant visual form on the canvas.

Step 4: Elevated Embellishments

Radiant gold leaf accents, 18K gold pen outlines, and the whispers of delicate diamond dust create an elevated ambiance, capturing the light and inviting exploration of hidden depths.

Step 5: Subject's Expression

Subjects come to life through spirited lines and expressive scribbles, each telling a unique story that intertwines to weave intricate narratives on the canvas.

Step 6: Evocative Composition

The canvas serves as a space where the elements of my art converge – an interplay of colours, lines, and shapes creating a captivating composition.

Step 7: Personal Connection

Each piece extends a personal invitation for viewers to explore unspoken stories, forging a connection between artist and audience through the vibrant narratives within.

Step 8: Imagination Unveiled

Standing before my art, viewers are drawn into the realm of my imagination—a space where emotions take center stage, offering a visual journey into the untold stories residing within us all.