Lucinda Swain was born in Rochester, New York. Her interest in art emerged in her youth, inspired as a child by her grandfather, and artist, Maurice Moss, and her mother’s creativity. She was surrounded by art at an early age and was interested in creative works including design, illustration, and painting.
Lucinda’s oil paintings reach people through their emotions and touch the heart and soul of the individual. Her goal is to touch your soul by capturing the beauty and emotional perspective of life that surrounds us.
Lucinda is a realism oil painter in the style of the old masters, her paintings portray warmth and sensitivity. Her philosophy of painting is the art of beauty in all things that are important to us. Starting in watercolor and design, she now paints mostly in oil.
Lucinda has been painting for years and throughout her life has taken numerous workshops and classes in art,design, and color. Influenced by Rembrandt, capturing lights and darks and painting the beauty as she sees it, she continues to take classes with respected artists to perfect her art.
She is a member of the Mountain Arts Gallery, Coronado Arts Commission, the California Art Club, Oil Painters of America, and the Redlands Art Gallery.
She has been awarded the following:
Juried Exhibitor Artist - Coronado Banner Series 2020
Honorable Mention – Mini Show - Redlands Art Gallery 2020
Featured First Friday Artist - The Lake House – 2019
Exhibited Artist – The Lake House – 2018 to present
Exhibited Artist – Lake Arrowhead Country Club – 2018 to present
Juried Artist – Mini Show - Redlands Art Gallery 2018, 2019
Juried Exhibitor Artist – Mountain Arts Gallery – 2017 to present
Exhibited Artist – Redlands Art Gallery - 2017 to present
Exhibited Artist - Coupeville Gallery, WA - 2018 & 2019
Selected Juried Exhibition – Coronado Library Fine Arts Exhibit – 2018
Selected Juried Exhibition – C3 Fine Arts Gallery – 2017
Exhibiting Artist at Coronado Flower Show – 2016
She lives in Southern California with her husband, and they have a married daughter living in Chicago.
Her works are based on her experiences and interpretations of her life that tells a story that depicts life; past,present, and future. Her paintings are available for purchase at the MAN Gallery, at The Lake House, Redlands Gallery and online direct from the artist.