Imagination has been a source of optimism for Mindy Huntress since her traumatic childhood. At a very young age she was creating worlds to escape reality. She started painting in 2009 while studying Art at UW-Stout. Over the years she has created a unique painting style that combines simplicity with heavy detail and precision using acrylics on canvas. Within her paintings you will find whimsical landscapes and vibrant colors that capture the viewer’s attention. She uses symbolism and loveable characters which allows the art to become a storyteller. Mindy’s working art studio is located at Banbury Place Studio 120, in Eau Claire, WI. Her art also lives at Artisan Forge Studios, Studio 9.
In her paintings Mindy explores the process of overcoming the past while having hope for the future. Her lovable characters are reminiscent of childhood memories and inspirations.
The Artistic Process
The artistic process yields high level of detail. Each painting is created with layers to create the illusion of depth on the two dimensional canvas.