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Mothers Day Art Sale

To celebrate Mother's Day this year, I wanted to have an art sale to say thanks to the mothers that helped bring us into this world.


April 8th-May 30th

30% off all non-sale items on my website

30% off personalized paintings

If you always wanted a painting of your family, pet or any other person, place, or theme you hold dear, just send me a photo and I will paint a one and only original oil painting for you. I don’t use any digital assistance, and all of my work is made by hand and traditionally crafted.

12”x16” reduced to $230

16”x20” reduced to $380

20”x24” reduced to $570

24”x30” reduced to $860

I will also be having a sale on my website for all non-sale paintings. Just use the code MOTHER at the checkout to receive 30% off your total purchase.

If you are interested in having a painting, please contact me via email at, or by Facebook Messenger at “Christian Ives.”

About My Art

The way each of us remembers a particular moment in life has always fascinated me.  Our minds can only focus on so many details at a time, which makes how we view any given moment truly unique to each viewer. My paintings represent how I perceive reality while I am living in these moments.  Some details are blurred out, while others are hyper-exaggerated. 


The way I paint is the most natural and enjoyable way for me to create using this model.  Expressive colors and lines create multiple images on one canvas with knives, brushes, and squeegees until my perception of the moment has fully been reached.

My paintings are always inspired from the moments in my life worth remembering; especially with loved ones, wildlife, and places I travel.  It has become my way of appreciating these moments in life and doing everything possible to live a fully aware life.  Using oil paint on canvas and wood, each painting always influences the next.  I enjoy my painting process as each color and subject matter control the flow of where the painting will go.  When finished I take pleasure in seeing what other people find in my art as no one ever sees the same thing.