Denise's paintings are a process of exploration of color, relying on design elements, shapes, composition, contrast, and texture to give depth, character and energy to the colors.
"Color is very
intuitive for me and
is mainly what draws
me to making oil paintings."
"To me, the painting comes truly alive only when a connection is established with a viewer through the shapes, colors, and texture of the painting."
After spending her early years in Upstate New York. In 1997, she earned an MFA in Imaging Arts at Rochester Institute of Technology.