About artist Ingrid Wöltje Bolton
Ingrid’s paintings represent her visual and emotional memories that are interpretive of the very moment of inspiration in her unique artistic ways. Her works encompass subject matters such as landscapes, flowers, animals or architecture. She expresses her recollections with bold and rich colors that convey vitality, vibrancy and life.
With the approach of her “Golden Years”, Ingrid seized this perfect opportunity to finally fully concentrate and nurture her life-long longings for art and being creative. She returned to school and in 2002 earning a Bachelor's Degree, Fine Arts Major, from North Georgia College and State University. She continuously furthers her knowledge and skills and has taken many workshops with nationally known top master painters here in the US, as well as abroad.
Born and reared in Germany, she came to the US in 1966. After moving many times, within US states as well as living overseas, she now feels well-rooted in the State of Georgia where she has lived since 1989.
Her paintings have been accepted in various juried Atlanta area exhibits and have won awards. They are part of private collections in many US States, Canada, England, Italy and Germany as well as in local public venues.
She is a member of the Quinlan Art Center, Gainesville, GA, The Georgia Art League, the North Gwinnett Arts Association, Suwanee, GA, as well as of the Oil Painters of America, (O.P.A.) and the American Impressionist Society (AIS).
Her favorite quotes are:
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life” (Picasso)
“A world without art is like a blank piece of paper” (unknown)
Ingrid has won over 18 awards and continues to participant in juried shows throughout the North Georgia region. For more details, feel free to view Ingrid's Art Awards handout.
Ingrid has been actively involved in the art community throughout the Metro Atlanta area and North Georgia region since 2000.
Her work has been exhibited in numerous venues such as galleries, art centers, public libraries, local businesses, government buildings, churches and festivals. For instance, she has had many pieces displayed at the Georgia State Botanical Gardens.
For details about where she is currently exhibiting her work, please visit Artist Ingrid Bolton on Facebook. Additionally, for more information regarding previous exhibits, feel free to view Ingrid's Art Exhibits handout.
For the latest information about newly created works of art, visit Artist Ingrid Bolton on Facebook. Additionally, you may view the Facebook feed on this site.
Artwork Available for Purchase
Select pieces are available for purchase at Ingrid Bolton's online store at Etsy. Other pieces displayed on this site, or currently on exhibit, may also be available for purchase. If you wish to inquire about a particular piece of art, please feel free to contact Ingrid directly.
Ingrid also welcomes the opportunity to work with you on any special orders or commission request.