Crista feels that paintings of animals are actually portraits.  She strives to include personalities and emotions in each one.

Oil on Canvas
(Sold - Prints available)

Special Merit in the 2020 Life Space and Time "Animals" competition.
Oil on Canvas
23x29" framed
Oil on canvas
22.25 x 26.5 framed
Oil on Canvas
Prints Available
Yellow Fin Tuna
Painting is sold. Prints are available.
Finalist in the 2019 Fusion Art Gallery "Into the Wild" competition.
Painting is sold. Prints available.
Special Merit award - Light, Space & Time Gallery, 2018 "Nature" competition. 2019 4th Place, Contemporary Art Gallery Online "All Animal" competition;
Oil on canvas

Special Recognition in the Light Space and Time 2018 "Animals" competition.
The Grey
This painting recently received a Special Merit award from the Light Space and Time Gallery for their 2017 "Open" competition. There were 781 entries from 38 states and 26 countries. It was also selected for a "Noteworthy"
recognition by the Bauhaus Prairie Gallery Creative Inspiration Show.
Oil on Canvas
30" x 40"
Oil on canvas
16" x 20"
Commissioned Work
Special Merit in the 2018 Light Space & Time "Animals" competition.
Noteworthy recognition by the Bauhaus Prairie Gallery Creative Inspiration Show.
Finalist in the 2020 Fusion Art Gallery "Open" competition.
Oil on canvas
30" x 40"
Sold; Prints available.
Special Recognition - 2017 Light Space and Time "Nature" competition. Selected from 615 entries.
Oil on panel, 14-1/2 x 17
$820 Framed

This painting was a "Finalist" in the 2018 Fusion Art Gallery Animal Kingdom competition. It also received "Special Recognition" in the 2017 Light Space and Time "Animals" competition from 674 entries. (20 countries and 35 states)
It was also a finalist in the international Fusion Art Gallery "Animal Kingdom" art competition in 2017.
Available through the Ritzy Texan, Burnet, TX
Original is SOLD, Prints available. This painting has received multiple recognitions. See the Featured Art page for more information.
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