MK Colling, Artist:
Specializes in visual story-telling through characters and scenes.
-- Fanciful portraits and lifestyle imagery
-- Stylized characters: faux people and pets for general use
-- Creatively realistic portrayals for clients who prefer them
Background: extensive professional experience in art industry as natural media fine artist and gallery owner, followed by many years as digital artist and web developer.
Woman in red coat and strobing stripes with puli, walking in autumn leaves against a threatening sky.
Woman, great hair, hand-colored vector, sold as wall art print. Reused in various art, such as Stylish Couple at NYC Public Library.
Submission for (2018) 6x6x18 art auction at Rochester Contemporary Art Center.
According to one definition, "Me Time" consists of getting glamorized and going outside to write poetry. (Submission for 6x6x18, Rochester Contemporary Art Center)
Somewhat realistic portrait. Special request: show Colleen and her boyfriend at an iconic setting in NYC, with something about love.
The story is that a traveling troupe of trolls stage tableaux. Their show opener is the "happy birthday" tableau, here dedicated to my daughter.
Short image for a lengthy story: childhood memory of my mother's photo shoots, always done well in advance of actual events.
Women, tea service, faux ad for exclusive tea bag, known by its green tag (the Tiffany box of tea bag tags)
Woman (paper doll), Puli dog, hand bags: faux ad for purses.