Artist Statement of Fabienne Monestier

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.