Cynthia I. Noel was born and raised in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada.
love of drawing and painting flourished very early in life.
Cynthia's style is greatly influenced by impressionists such as Manet, Degas, Van Gogh and Cassatt
Primarily self-taught, she
studied oil painting through Memorial University Extension Services under well known artist Sid Butt.
travelled extensively throughout North America and Europe and has also called Moncton, NB and Toronto, ON her
However, as an east coast native, her
work reflects a love of the Atlantic Ocean, tiny fishing vilages, colourful streetscapes.
was employed in the graphic arts industry most of her
working life and now enjoys painting full time.
watercolour paintings, limited edition reproductiuons and gicleé are availablefor purchase on her
can also be commissioned for portraits of houses or antique cars.
Cynthia I. Noel's
original oils are painted on gessoed masonite or stretched canvas.
Watercolours are on 100% rag watercolour papers, ranging in size from 1/4 sheet to a full sheet.
Cynthia I. Noel, Visual Artist