With wall paint tones as varied as these peaceful colors coupled with driftwood gray furnishings, neutrals are anything but boring! Michelle’s best-selling texture-scape paintings have been a bit hit for those seeking a classy way to add a touch of texture to their space. The Continue reading Look What’s Trending!
This home has beautiful blue, marble-like painted walls. The art, with its blue palette, would appear ‘lost’ or faded on the blue wall so a classic-looking frame, which was characteristic of this home’s decor, was used to enclose the art. Framing is optional, but Continue reading Framed Abstract Seascape
This is a truly bold, blue statement! Michelle’s “Mist Over Ocean” brings an ethereal, calm feeling to this dramatic room. This blue wall embraced the peaceful, ocean scene and tied in nicely with the soft, comfy throw pillows. What a Continue reading Richly Decadent Blue
Michelle was honored to provide the artwork for this fabulous coastal modern 3,000 square foot home designed by Homeworks Builders. This Davis Islands waterfront home features Frank Lloyd Wright design elements with coastal accents. Michelle’s artwork adorned almost every room Continue reading HOUSE TRENDS Magazine Features Michelle’s Artwork
Michelle is working on a small series of modern abstract artwork where color and texture created by long brush strokes create a dramatic effect. Stay tuned for more work in this series which will soon be available on the website Continue reading New Abstract Collection
Michelle’s abstract artwork is shown in this private collectors hallway as a center piece over this elegant wood console table. The strong horizontal horizon line in the artwork ties takes the eye from the candle stick holders accross the painting to the Continue reading Natural, Clean, Flowing
A private collector wanted an artistic focal point in their dining room that would coordinate nicely with thier cherry wood traditional style dining table. Michelle created a custom, modern land/seascape triptych that pulled all the colors of their open dining and Continue reading Traditional Luxury Meets Modern
This private collector requested a specific color scheme to match their bedroom. The client provided color swatches they desired to have in the painting as well as a fabric swatch, shown above. Michelle carefully hand mixes her colors to meet her Continue reading Custom Abstract Seascape
Michelle is currently working on a new land and seascape series which will be released to the public soon. The photo above shows her putting the final details onto the horizon line. These two panels are coordinating and work well as Continue reading Michelle in the Studio…
Michelle’s ethereal seascape series is a popular theme among her ocean-front home owners! This private collector hung this is a one-of-a-kind, gently rolling seascape in an open space where it could be viewed from the dining, kitchen and living area. Seascapes can be customized to Continue reading What’s Trending in Michelle’s Collections?
Michelle’s artwork was recently selected to be featured in the Parade of Homes on Davis Islands. The art shown above was one of sixteen pieces selected to adorn this beautiflly architected home. From the bedrooms to the foyer, her work brought Continue reading Designer Home Features Michelle’s Art
The joy of purchasing a new piece of art can quickly turn to stress when it comes time to hang it. How high should it be mounted on the wall? How can it be arranged with other pieces to create Continue reading Hanging Artwork
Gray is being called the ‘new beige’ — the neutral of choice for those seeking a sophisticated, on-trend color palette. Gray was identified as the top design trend in a recent report by the National Kitchen & Bath Association. “Gray Continue reading Gray is the ‘new beige’!
This private collector wanted a quiet, reflective atmosphere in their bedroom sitting area. Michelle’s abstract seascape painting positioned between two upright sitting chairs is a visual reminder of their ocean view outside their home. The subdued blue color palette creates Continue reading Moments of Reflection
Have you purchased those perfect pillows or accessories for your home and are trying to find art that will work with what you already have? No worries! Michelle can take your exisiting style and color scheme and create a painting to Continue reading Got Accessories?
These private collectors wanted a unique, bold and abstract conversation piece for their open living room. Michelle worked on several thumbnail concepts and a decision was made to then take one thumbnail and create a 12″x12″ prototype. Once the prototype was approved, the 60″x60″ Continue reading Feature Painting Seen From Many Rooms
The center egret bird painting was a ‘must keep’ art piece for these private collectors. They were, however, challenged to find artwork that would flow with their favorite piece in the outer two archways above. Michelle understood their dilemma and suggested extending Continue reading What Can I Put on Either Side of this Painting?
This spacious living room uses a modern, minimalist decorating approach. The furnishings are placed in a symettrically balanced format. Michelle’s abstract landscape adds a ‘pop’ of color to the room but still adheres to the earthtone color palette found within Continue reading Modern Minimalist Approach
Have you searched high and low to find that perfect piece of art but came home empty handed? No more worries…Michelle specializes in creating custom artwork to capture your vision for the space. Her experience working with interior designers and Continue reading Do you have distinctive tastes?
Make the fireplace a dramatic feature, whether your style is contemporary, classic or full-on glam. Since it is often the focal point of the room, consider selecting artwork that will flow nicely with the other furnishings. Michelle’s landscape artwork breathes Continue reading Focal Point Fireplaces
Turn your fireplace mantel into a wow-worthy focal point with a decorating makeover. Candles and small accessories can add character, color and warmth to a cozy fireplace. Michelle’s landscape features an open, simple composition that lends itself to personalized decorative Continue reading Creative Ideas for Your Mantel
Can an eclectic mix of pieces of old and new blend well if they are a combination of traditional and contemporary in their style? If it makes the space interesting, exciting and a little unexpected it’s worth considering. In this Continue reading Modern Art and Traditional Furniture
No matter where you work or what your profession is, take time to decorate your office. Most people spend a minimum of 40 hours a week at the office, so it’s important to create a space where you can be Continue reading Decorating Your Office
Are you trying to decide whether to hang anything on the wall or just let it be all about the wallpaper? It’s not recommended to hang art on wallpaper if the wallpaper is used as an accent wall because in that Continue reading Artwork on Wallpaper
This custom painting was created for a client who commissioned Michelle to create a ‘purple’ painting which would be given to her daughter as a gift. Michelle created this piece so that it would be able to be hung both horizontally or vertically Continue reading Purple Passion
Research has established that exposure to nature and nature imagery alleviates stress, provides positive distraction, reduces pain medication use and shortens hospital stays. Michelle’s abstract oceanscape panel art next to the nature sculpture creates a pleasant, welcoming atmosphere for this Continue reading Hospital Lobby Art
Here is an example of art used as the focal point of the room. Michelle’s art shown here ties together the color of the room’s design elements – pillows, lamp, curtains – with her abstract composition. A minimalist design approach was Continue reading Simple is More!
First impressions are important. When someone enters your office space, what they see around them projects a message about your company. Color, lighting, space design and artwork all play an important role in relaying that message. The visitor forms an Continue reading Office Art Enhances Corporate Image
Michelle’s Floridian palm tree painting, “Blowing in the Wind”, 30″x40″ breaks all the rules that say a palm tree has to be green! How about salmon pink?!This highly textured landscape catches your eye when you realize you’re looking at palm trees. Continue reading Do Palm Trees Have to be Green?
This contemporary, round leather sectional is bold, clean and expressive making it the focal point in this room! Michelle’s “Over There”, 48″x30″ landscape ties together the expresso wood tones of the storage cabinets and brings a the warmth of a landscape Continue reading Orange Expressions
Michelle’s 8″x8″ “Whimsey Flower” Series, are vibrant colorful floral designs perfect for young girl’s bedroom. These solid color backgrounds contrasted with black string paint in the form of a scribble flower add a creative look to a child’s work or play space. Continue reading Playful Florals for Girls Bedroom
Michelle’s 36″x48″ abstract landscape adds both pops of color and a peaceful ‘earthy’ atmosphere to this living space. Burgundy red and cream toss pillows were added to an existing steel blue sofa to harmonize with the colors in the painting…bringing Continue reading Will my art match my living space?
It doesn’t take all the colors in the rainbow to create something with style and warmth. This bedroom uses primarily two colors to decorate with: blue and white. Michelle’s painting, “Ribbon Dance”, 36″x48″ adds flair and energy to the atmosphere. Continue reading Just Blue and White Please
Some rooms just make a statement! This interior designer used neutral design elements throughout the space – the bedspread, wall color, lighting fixtures, etc. When Michelle’s art was added, it surely made an impact as it became the focal point Continue reading Art with Impact!
Grab some chocolate and a good book! This wonderful setting with the brown velvet sofa, pink circle pillows and romantic ‘girly’ atmosphere is expressive and highly personalized. Michelle’s painting ties together the room’s color schemes with pops of red, pink, black and cream. The strong vertical lines Continue reading Romantic Pops of Color
Abstract Expressionist, Mark Rothko, is a favorite among artists who are inspired by painting in multiform compositions using fields of color. Michelle’s painting shown here, “Rothko Influences”, 24″x30″ captures a three-part composition using a bold and formal color scheme. She enhanced the Continue reading Michelle Hinz “Rothko Influences” Painting
Following trends can be fun as an artist, as it opens up new and exciting color schemes. Recently I was drawn to Estee Lauder’s makeup advertisement which inspired the color palette for this triptych shown. The painting is 24″x24″ with Continue reading The Inspiration – The Painting
“Blue Serenity” a 40″x30″ gallery-wrapped giclée print on canvas, one of Michelle’s licensed artwork pieces is now available at One Kings Lane website. This landscape is a part of the new body of work Michelle is currently working on. The canvas is stretched Continue reading “Blue Serenity” Licensed Work Just Released
“Inverno Minitriptych” – A set of three giclée prints on paper, is now available for purchase through One Kings Lane Each 10.5″ x 10.5″ x 1″ print is set in an inverse frame and mounted on MDF with a gel coat Continue reading Michelle Hinz Licensed Work Now Available
Amazing work by two talented participants of a recent “Landscape Interpretation” workshop! These ladies have painted only a few times and are soaring in their creative abilities. Abstract art can often be a challenge since there are so many design decisions Continue reading Michelle Hinz Art Gallery: “Landscape Interpretation “
Introducing the Michelle Hinz Collector Series! This new body of work is exclusive to collectors seeking one-of-a kind, large-scale pieces. Many pieces will be designed with versatility enabling the art to be hung in either a vertical or horizontal orientation. Each piece comes Continue reading NEW RELEASE! Michelle Hinz Collector Series
Join us in celebrating God’s gift of creativty at Cypress Point Community Church’s (CPCC) first annual art show. Come interact with local artists June 22, 6-8pm at their opening reception. Show is open to the public Sunday, June 23 and Continue reading CPCC to Showcase Local Artists
These ladies were all about business today at the painting workshop! They tackled a challenging background blending excerise, used round brushes to create life-like grass and then finger painted vibrant poppies onto their compositions! Look like fun? Check the calendar for upcoming Continue reading Michelle Hinz Workshop ‘Flowers in the Wind’
YOU ARE INVITED to be the first to see Michelle’s newly released artwork at the ORANGE HOME ACCECCORIES event this Friday, March 22nd, from 6pm to 9pm. Orange is located at 1046 Bloomingdale Ave., Valrico in Plaza Bella. Imaginative.Sylish.Fun. Meet Debbie Continue reading ‘Barrel into Spring’ at the ORANGE Event!
In the ‘Stencils and Texture’ Workshop stencils were used to create and add a textural element onto the painting. A zebra stripe pattern, shown here, was selected and applied to the bottom half of the painting. The second photo is an example of Continue reading Michelle Hinz Workshop “Stencils and Texture”
The ladies art event featuring the Texture Workshop was filled with some serious painters! Each expressed and explored their individual styles while applying texture techniques. A dripping technique in process is shown here. This workshop uses household objects to create Continue reading Michelle Hinz Workshop Ladies Art Event
Murphy beds are a great space-saving solution for small homes or apartments. These types of beds fold up into a closet or wall during the day, and then fold out at night for sleeping. Artwork adds a colorful, decorative focal point Continue reading Artwork for a Murphy Bed
Participants enjoyed exploring different ways to express themselves using a sponge brayer and palette knife technique. Splashes of color created a bold statement by these courageous participants! We also examined a ‘push/pull’ theory to bring balance and interest into our Continue reading Michelle Hinz Workshop “Abstract Expressionism”