Artist Jacqueline Sullivan expresses her creativity through mixed-media, acrylic, and calligraphic paintings. Her works are unique expressions of adventure and discovery, each piece experimenting with texture, layers, color, unusual materials, calligraphic marks, and words. In addition to technical precision, personal artistic development is intrinsic to her practice.
In addition to her studio practice, Jacqueline is a teaching artist with more than 30 years of experience. Jacqueline has developed and presented many classes at art centers, colleges, guilds, and online. She is a certified GOLDEN Artist Educator, making her a specialist on acrylic products and techniques. She is a member of the education teams for Marabu Creative , Gel Press and Ampersand. She is known for her multi-discipline workshops given at top art retreats as well as art and calligraphy guilds and conferences held in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
Jacqueline’s work has appeared in many publications, including Astarte’s Mega-Zine, Cloth Paper Scissors, Pages, and Somerset Studio, as well as many calligraphic journals. Her work has been published in AcrylicWorks 4: Captivating Color the Best of Acrylics, and Acrylic Works 6: Creative Energy, the Best of Acrylics both published by Northlight books. Her bestselling DVD, Acrylics: Textures, Layers, and Metallics is published by Creative Catalyst Productions.
Jacqueline has a degree in graphic design, working for many years as a publication, marketing, and advertising designer. She is the recipient of top national awards for the fashion publications that she designed. She uses her knowledge of graphic design to help her students improve their paintings. She paints and lives in Cincinnati, OH.