Biography & Artist Statement of
originate from Oahu, Hawaii where I grew up until the age of ten. I then moved to Southern California
with my family, and have lived here for the
last twenty seven years frequently visiting my native home of Hawaii over the
I have always
enjoyed working with pastels, oil pastels and colored pencils. But now I enjoy
working with my computer as my sole means of creating my art, which can take
just as long as freehand. When I create art on my computer it gives me a great
sense of power and creativity. Because almost any creative idea that comes to
mind can be created in vivid color and great detail. One of my favorite
materials to print on is canvas and high gloss paper which captures every detail of
shading, hue and color of my art.
What I enjoy
most about what I do is the ability to create and express myself freely. To
bring feelings of awe, wonder and joy to people that see it. I never refer to my
art as work. Because it brings me so much joy to create it. When a piece turns
out really well, it gives me a great feeling of enthusiasm and excitement which
I can hardly wait to share with others.
patterns of color, depth and detail immerge from my art creations. The more you
look the more you see is always the way my art is described.
to me most as an artist is belonging to a special community of Human Beings
throughout the world who can capture any human emotion possible through
different forms of visual stimuli.
free to ask my any question about my art creations.
Kona Bonn Grier
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