Ellen's paintings reflect her delight in color. She has a life, long love for art and has been painting and drawing for as long as she can remember. She has seriously studied painting for the past 15 years. She has had the opportunity to study with, travel and be mentored by some of the premier Plein Air painters in America. Her medium is oil on canvass and her work reflects the light atmosphere and color of the moment. All of her paintings are distinctive for their bold, bright intense color.