Halo II

Spirit of Hawaii

Oil, Acrylic and Silver Leaf on Panel | 18″ x 24″ | 2013


She is regal, elegant, graceful and can express emotion in a gesture. She dances Hula and is a true story teller. I wanted to paint the feminine strength and beauty that has inspired me when I watch traditional Hula Dance. I have a great deal of respect for the art of dance and how it can be used to heal hearts, share history, teach us, honor Gods and Goddesses and connect a community.