anisa asakawa

is an Oregon-based artist living in the SW quadrant of Portland with her husband, baby boy, and cocker spaniel. She received her BFA in drawing & printmaking from Washington University in St. Louis where she studied technical skill and learned what it takes to make captivating work.  From sculpture to drawing and painting to printmaking, Anisa has explored every corner of her creativity trying to capture her love for nature and that sense of humbled wonder when being in the great outdoors. Since college, she kept circling back to paint and its magical properties. The act of transforming tubes of pigment into vibrant landscapes and portraits is her way of experiencing a little bit of real life magic. If she's not on her next adventure, you can find Anisa at her home studio in Portland, OR painting the day away, getting lost in the flowers. Read More

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