through the Windshield" - 18" x 24"
Always fascinated by visual imagery in nature and in art,
Isabel chose the oil painting medium to translate her vision of
people, animals, and landscape. Portraits continue to dominate her
interest. As an artist, Isabel is continually inspired by the legacy
of other artists and refreshed by the novelty in every face she
An artist since her childhood in Connecticut, Isabel graduated
from Wellesley College with a degree in art history. In addition,
she studied drawing, printmaking, sculpture, and painting. She received
her Master's Degree in art history from the Villa Schifanoia, Florence,
After living in New York City for several years, she moved to Los
Angeles, where she has continued painting, concentrating on portraiture
for over twenty-five years. In addition, she does still life pieces,
figurative work, and landscapes. As an oil portraitist, Isabel paints
personal as well as official portraits and has clients from Los
Angeles to Paris.