Ryan Colket

Visual Art – Ventura, CA

I have been a starving artist for the greater portion of my adult life now. I studied studio art and writing at Rollins College in FL. I painted my way through FL to Austin, TX and all the way out to beautiful Southern Cali, where I studied makeup artistry- another pursuit of mine. Painting faces on faces. I love vibrant colors, and I love black and whites. I love happy, sunny island scenes, and I love looking into the sad yet peaceful eyes of my female portraits while I paint them and seeing my own confused, continuously seeking soul. Art is expression and we all need to get it out in some form. This is my outlet. ...more