Day: April 17, 2014

SPOTLIGHT ARTIST: RICHELLE MURRY

April 17, 2014 Hello, hello! As promised I’m back from my Spring Break. I wanted to post this last week, but I quickly changed it. Well I can’t keep you in suspense any longer. Richelle Murry, the lady behind Esquisses, is April’s spotlight artist. My reason to do this? Well, I wanted to show that I’m a jack of all trades. I’m pretty much a self-taught artist. I didn’t even think I had it in me to sketch or paint. Once I took an art class in my senior year at George Washington Carver High School, I knew this is what I wanted to do, but life took a different path. I doodled over the years, keeping my skills in check, but it wasn’t enough. Now, I got my creativity back! I honestly can’t say what my style is, but I love to try new techniques to bring my work to life. I’ve delved into pencils, colored pencils, pastels, oils, acrylics, watercolors……what I would love to tackle next? Digital. I did a few, but in …