Featured Artist, Jenna Wellein
Vivid color, aggressive texture, and fluid movement are hallmarks of Jenna Wellein’s acrylic, oil, and mixed-media paintings. A self-taught artist, Wellein uses original techniques to create stylized and abstract pieces inspired by the Hawaiian islands.
Self-taught artist Jenna Wellein’s paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. They convey exuberant movement, depth and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel and other mixed media.
Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
“As a Seattle native, I’m endlessly inspired by Hawaii,” she says.
“The shapes of the crashing waves, the colors of the flora and rainbows, and the unique textures of the earth influence every painting.
Jenna lives in Ewa Beach, Oahu. For more information, please visit JennaWelleinArt.com