Artist Spotlight: Christine Rennie

Warm welcome to Christine Rennie to HBD's collection! We are so excited to have met this talented and kind artist! Her pieces will instantly put a smile on your face! Therefore, be on the lookout for "Always the Light" to launch on Huntley Belle Designs this Thursday, August 2nd at 8 pm est. Make sure to set your alarm, this is a release you do not want to miss!

Meet Christine:

Christine is a Richmond, Virginia native. She currently resides in Midlothian, Virginia with her husband Chris and their two daughters, Charlotte and Kaitlyn. Christine has loved painting and creating art from a young age, winning her first art competition at age nine. Her successes continued into her collegiate years, in which she won several accolades for her artistic abilities. Christine's passion for painting is reflected in her rich and colorful still lifes. Within each painting Christine's objective is to capture contrast, while bringing to life each piece with vivid color and texture. Christine uses various mediums, brushes, palate-knifes and varnishes, to add depth and texture that truly make each piece one of a kind. Most recently, Christine has been working with 14k Gold Leaf in her paintings, giving her work a unique brilliance.

When did you start painting?

 I started painting very young (my mom is an artist) I won my first art competition at age 8!

Where do you draw your inspiration from?

 I have a love affair with flowers (and plants) my house and yard are full of them and I love to paint flowers because they don’t die! 

What is your favorite subject to paint? 

 I love painting lots of different subjects. By far my favorite is flowers. The bigger the better!!!

A fun fact about you!

 I love to ski, paddle board with my dog Sammy. I’m a dance mom, plant keeper, book reader, cook, I love to lift weights, and I’m left handed🤷🏼‍♀️ . 

Where is your favorite place to vacation?

 I love HHI I look forward to year after year vacationing in Sea Pines with my family and of course my dog 💙. 

 

 

A sneak peak of  "Always the Light:"