KEELY HOUK

Quiet Spring

I enjoy painting scenes from Nature in semi-abstract ways. Because my medium, acrylic, dries quickly, I create a lot of texture in my pieces. It helps the painting stand out from the page as if it is living art, like the environment that inspired this painting.

Acrylic on acid-free canvas paper, using golden heavybody & fluid acrylics
8×10 inches, June 29, 2023

Keely Houk is an Award-Winning Art Director, Artist, and Designer. She has received over thirty awards for her work in higher education, including multiple CASE Circle of Excellence awards. In addition to her design work, she is an illustrator, painter, and author with multiple pieces being featured in publications and international exhibitions.

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