Fabienne Monestier is a  professional artist from France. She is graduate in Fine Art and studied experimental cinema and engraving at the "Institut d'Arts Visuels" of Orléans, France. However, her artistic nature was always at the forefront as her favorite practice, in cinema, was to draw the story-boards! Fabienne began painting professionally in 1994.

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She mainly paints from her imagination, because she truly enjoys the freedom of evocation. Her main artistic output is in figurative, abstract, impressionism or photo-realism art. Fabienne is driven by inner desire to create images! All her artworks are original pieces, paintings and drawings, direct from her studio in Touraine, in the Loire Valley, France. She is also a lyrical mezzo singer in a professional choir from Opera of Tours, France. Fabienne's artworks are currently on permanent display at the "Le Gisant Gallery", in Dinan, France 

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Subject Matter:

Fabienne is interested in a wide variety of subjects matter: landscapes, forests, flowers, the human figure, still life. Imagination, dream, fantasy or memory, always looking for the poesy in the subjects she approaches. Occasionally, she explores some seriousness, the mysteries of life : beauty and sadness...

Techniques and Mediums:

Fabienne applies a range of techniques when working on canvas and paper: oil, watercolor, ink, water-soluble pencils, acrylic, acrylic markers, colored pencils, mixed media and spray paint. She enjoys graphism in painting. And glazes too! She often uses transparent colours, drawn by the richness of transparency in a painting.