Description People and animals are fascinating to me. In my work I seek to find the essentials of each character as they relate to each other and their surroundings. In this work the surroundings is the essence and the things become the portrait.
Lucretia Ellen McGuff-Silverman, Roosevelt, NJ Member Since September 2010 Artist Statement Lucretia Ellen McGuff-Silverman lives in Roosevelt, New Jersey since 1990. She is a working artist and illustrator. Her paintings come in a variety of sizes, and her medium, ranges from oils, watercolor, or acrylic. They draw inspiration from the world around the artist. Many are recognizable spot in New Jersey. She has a MFA in Oil Painting, from American University. Her work has been exhibited in regional galleries, one person and juries shows. The work can be found in both public and private collections.