Marilyn creates paintings about booze and wine, whiskey and brands and coffee and anything else that strikes her fancy. From beer to martinis she loves the wavy lines of her art recreating her trips to Venice Italy and the reflections in the water.
After 25 years as an award-winning portrait photographer in Miami, Fl (Marilyn Photography) she turned to painting first portraits and then subjects. She developed a passion for mixed media which incorporates a long process of multiple photo references which she synthesizes into one image and digitally paints. That is printed on high quality canvas and then enhanced with acrylic paints and mediums, dyes, pigments and a variety of other materials. This method creates many layers of texture to each painting. There is only one original and it sells for thousands to collectors.
The original paintings are then converted to a final digital file that can be printed as giclee canvas, fine art paper and dye infused metals and other substrates for collectors. Plus, gift items for everyone. Color and energy run through every painting. She brings inanimate objects to life with their shapes, colors and textures.
She moved to Asheville NC in 2007 and has never looked back as she started her new art business. She successfully is in many galleries and restaurants in many states and has recently launched her new Instagram account under @drunk_girl_art in addition to her @msholin account. She is available for commissions for your home, bar or restaurant.
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