umbreen ahmad
my heart is full
token of love
to the moon and back
my sense of calm
a penny for your thoughts
gift that keeps on giving
gifted presence
a tranquil breeze
my sense of calm
veni vidi amavi
the giving tree
labor of love
grey matter
Art From The Heart
art by umbreen ahmad
The Big Softie
new beginnings
Here I am Free
be still my heart
Umbreen Ahmad Abstract Art
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My inspiration is the nature of things, beings and the extraordinary talent that surrounds, humbles and inspires me. Abstract art knows no bounds and I am in love with the surprise that different blends of colors and brush strokes bring about and the feelings they provoke. I never plan anything before I embark on an abstract journey. The path reveals itself as I keep on painting on.

What I love most about abstract art is that it transforms my mind, my mood, it humbles me and takes me on a journey without leaving my studio. As a teenager I was always very quiet, but being quiet doesn't mean that I didn't have strong opinions or values. Art helps me express myself in a way that is big and bold. It gives me a voice without using my words.

My art is colorful, sometimes gray, sometimes fluid and others times deep with texture and bright with colors, kind of like life. I rely on the vibrancy of colors, dimensionality of texture and the softness that blending invokes to express emotions, self reflection and experiences. I lean on oils, pastels, acrylics, inks and hope that these unassuming strokes provoke you, calm you or  intrigue you.

I am excited to share my work with you.