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PASTEL PORTRAITS

'J R' Johansen
Artist

Harold "JR" Johansen is an American artist with roots in Denmark and England. He received his Fine Arts degree from Brigham Young University and Weber State College. He has painted in Europe, Asia, U.S., Middle East and Africa. He has painted in oils, watercolors, acrylics and pastels. In his Gallery and Sales Link are some of his most recent Pastel Paintings including those which can be purchased on-line. J R paints and frames in a total acid free environment. His original works will last for centuries without change. This cannot be said of watercolors, oils or acrylics due to the unstable properties such as oils and plastics required to transfer pigment to the surface. His fascination with people and their culture has influenced his desire to do portraits. Of the more than 500 paintings he has done in the last 35 years, 95% have been pastel portraits.


Studio

JR at his Studio

J R is one of the highly acclaimed featured
artists in the religious and inspirational art community
at this years
Inspirational Art Associations
Sixth annual
CHRISTMAS SEASON SHOWCASE & ART SALE
Held December 3nd - 5th 2015

"click here to view the featured limited Edition prints"






 
 
 
 


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JR Johansen

Work

JR at work