Jenna Wellein

Visual artist

Self-taught artist Jenna Wellein’s paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.

“As a Seattle native, I’m endlessly inspired by Hawaii,” she says. “The shapes of the crashing waves, the colors of the flora and rainbows, and the unique textures of the earth influence every painting.”

Jenna lives in Ewa Beach, Oahu with her husband and their free-spirited beach boy.

 

Wave II

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
101,6x76,2cm

Wave two size 

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
76,2x101,6cm

Wave

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
60,96x50,8cm

Urchin

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
30,48x30,48cm

Close look at feather

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
121,92x91,44cm

In the ocean I found you

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
121,92x91,44cm

Hawaian Sea turtle

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
30,48x30,48cm

Hawaiian moon

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
60,96x60,96cm

Set of waves

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
101,6x76,2cm

Lost in Kansas 

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
60,96x91,44cm

Up in a tree

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
116,84x91,44cm

The Seattle Arboretum

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
40,64x50,8cm

Tree inspired by Van Gogh

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
71,12x55,88cm

Aggressive rainbow

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
121,92x91,44cm

Koi

Jenna Wellein


Her paintings are characterized by her use of vivid, bold colors and aggressive texture. Focusing on specific subjects, they convey exuberant movement, depth, and light through oil, acrylic, heavy gel, and other mixed media. Jenna primarily uses a palette knife to create the three-dimensional style of her current work.
acrylic, heavy gel, mixed media on canvas
30,48x30,48cm