October 2021 Update

Ingrid Has been very busy creating these last few months. Below, you will see new work: transparent layered canvases, abstracts and commissions. All of them have the unique and subtle elements that continue to make her work so intriguing.

Recent Commission

Timeless Royalty, Layered Mixed Media, 65 x 57 inches (165 x 145cm)

Timeless Royalty

In October 2019, Ingrid’s most avid patron and art collector commissioned her to do a monumental portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. He and his wife are anglophiles and frequent visitors to England. They wanted a piece that symbolized not just the queen’s life, but also her influence on generations of people across two centuries. It was a difficult task and Ingrid had to dig deep into her creative source. The piece took nearly 18 months and was completed on April 21st, the queen’s 95th and just 12 days after Prince Philip’s passing.  A sad and sweet coincidence.

The collectors are very pleased with their new work and were kind enough to allow us to share an image of the work here. We hope you will find it as inspiring as they do.

Winds of Change

Winds of Change 48 x 76, Acrylic, Collage and Resin on Canvas

All of Ingrid’s works incorporate abstract elements, usually the initial layer is an abstract form. Several years ago, she decided to explore the ideas hidden in her layered work. The results have been beautiful abstract works alive with a unique and vibrant energy all their own. They have been well received and many clients have multiple pieces.

Layered Work

Ingrid is often asked to describe her artwork. Labels are like boxes, they confine and define something that, in this case, is fluid. She combines so many differing genres and materials into a single work that it is difficult to describe simply. For example, the main image is usually Renaissance or Baroque, then she adds collage that is reminiscent of the early 20th century. Abstract treatments throughout the work are influenced by contemporary and post war art. And all this is incorporated using 21st Century industrial materials such as Acrylic, Resin and bonded aluminum. So rather than pigeon-hole her work, we’ve decided to simply show the most recent pieces in a slideshow format and let the viewer decide – enjoy!

  • Follow Your Heart 38 x 30" Layered Mixed Media
  • Fly Away with Me, 19 x 25" Layered Mixed Media
  • Queen Audrey 29 x 25 inches Layered Mixed Media
  • The Monarch 29 x 17" Layered Mixed Media
  • Memories Set Free 38 x 32" Layered Mixed Media
  • Isabel and Harold, The Travelers 34 x 36" Layered Mixed Media
  • The Family Tree I, 42 x 26" Layered Mixed Media
  • The Family Tree II, 34 x 24, Layered Mixed Media
  • The Protector, 31 x 27" Layered Mixed Media

Recent New Abstracts

Ingrid’s abstract work continues to evolve. In the slideshow below, you will get a sense of how her layered work influences her abstracts and vice versa. Several of the works have embedded objects or sculptural elements projecting from the canvas. This added dimension blurs the line between painting and sculpture.

  • You Are My Sunshine 36 x 50
  • Beyond the Blue 40 x 65, acrylic and resin on canvas
  • Summer Solstice 48 x 76, acrylic and resin on canvas
  • Butterfly Effect, 56 x 56" Acrylic and resin on canvas
  • Contemplations of Miro 48 x48 Acrylic, Resin and Steel on Canvas
  • Sherbert 48 x 78 inches, Acrylic, Resin and Steel on canvas
  • Beyond Time, 56 x 56 inches, Acrylic, Resin and Steel on Canvas

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