Lisa is an award winning, modern palette knife artist with an unmistakable style, and colorful liveliness in her textured and distinctive paintings. Given the name “The Knife Queen” by one of her many Facebook fans, Lisa maneuvers her artistic knife with an uncanny fluidity. She creates vibrant landscapes, cityscapes, and portraits, hanging internationally in collectors’ homes across the USA, England, Ireland, Spain, Saudi Arabia, The Philippines, UAE, Australia, New Zealand, and the Netherlands.
Lisa now lives in the San Francisco Bay, where she pulls together her passion for her childhood homeland New Zealand, and her love of the diversity of California, to create colorful and mesmerizing oil paintings in a unique and intriguing contemporary style.
It takes a very talented and accomplished artist to use a painting or palette knife. This technique is unique, as the paint is applied very thickly, adding subtle highlights with a beautiful sense of light and movement. Combined with this, is Lisa’s outstanding ability to capture with her knife the incredible detail and personal elements that will resonate with your subconscious, and transport you into her colorful world of visual transcendence.