Patricia Matranga



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Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Old Barn - Irons Springs 2 by Patricia Matranga
Oil 9" x 12"
 
A smaller version of my other Old Barn at Iron Springs which has sold. I loved previous version and wanted another!
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Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Hill Country Blues by Patricia Matranga
16 x 20
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Vintage Western by Patricia Matranga
9" x 12"
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
3 months ago 
Aliso Beach Surf by Patricia Matranga
Oil 9 x 12
 
Painted from a Plein Air study a couple of month ago early 2019.
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
Snowy Splendor by Patricia Matranga
Oil 10 x 8
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
Maturity by Patricia Matranga
Oil 6" x 12"
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
5 months ago 
Just Picked by Patricia Matranga
8" x 8"
 
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Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
6 months ago 
Desert Bloom by Patricia Matranga
Oil 6" x 6"
 
Beautiful yellow blooms on a paddle leaf cactus.
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Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
6 months ago 
Saguaro Sunset by Patricia Matranga
Oil 12" x 10"
 
Sunsets in Arizona can be spectacular especially if you are lucky enough to have some saguaro in the foreground!
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
6 months ago 
50BF599F-9830-43B8-9565-0526A9BF519F by Patricia Matranga
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
6 months ago 
The Old Caboose - Iron Springs by Patricia Matranga
11" x 14"
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Super Moon Over Pacific by Patricia Matranga
7.5 x 11.5
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Old Barn - Iron Springs by Patricia Matranga
10 x 14
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
9 months ago 
Yosemite Falls by Patricia Matranga
Oil 6 x 6
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
9 months ago 
Portland Head Lighthouse, MA by Patricia Matranga
Oil 6" x 6"
 
One of the more famous lighthouses on the Maine coast.
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
10 months ago 
Flamboyance by Patricia Matranga
Oil 8" x 16"
 
The 3rd painting I have done with Flamingos. I guess about 1 every year or so. That is how long it takes me to want to tackle this strange bird!!
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
11 months ago 
Gold Coast by Patricia Matranga
16" x 8"
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
11 months ago 
Promises by Patricia Matranga
8 x 16
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
11 months ago 
Till The Last Ray Gleams by Patricia Matranga
9" x 12"
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
12 months ago 
Dreams of Home by Patricia Matranga
12" x 16"
 
 

 
Patricia Matranga Posted Artwork 
13 months ago 
Wall Flower by Patricia Matranga
Oil 12 x 9
 
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Representation


Cannery Paints
Newport Beach, CA - (949) 675-0851

Chemer's Gallery
Tustin, CA - (714) 731-5432

Debra Huse Gallery (Specific Gallery Events Only)
Balboa Island, CA, CA - 949-723-6171

Etsy Matranga Fine Art
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Forest And Ocean Gallery (Specific Events Only)
Laguna Beach, CA - 949-371-3313

Las Laguna Gallery (Specific Gallery Events Only)
Laguna Beach, CA - 949-667-1803

Lisa McKnett Gallery
Laguna Hills, Ca -

Randy Higbee Gallery (Specific Gallery Event Only)
Costa Mesa, CA - 800.506.7624

Studio 2817 (Specific Gallery Event Only)
Newport Beach, CA - 9497230790


Recent Blog Posts

Dreams of Home
Posted on 7/13/2018 7:31:43 PM

Dusky Seranade - On the Kern
Posted on 1/19/2018 12:45:13 PM

When you stop trying so hard....
Posted on 11/25/2017 6:21:37 PM

Cactus - Prickly Pear
Posted on 12/13/2016 10:00:53 AM

Morning Rapture
Posted on 12/13/2016 9:54:01 AM

N.B. Back Bay Shimmer
Posted on 9/13/2015 11:47:00 AM


Biography
Patricia Matranga, born in 1956, and raised in the Midwest, always had an appreciation of nature. She grew up playing in the fields, and forests of a rural countryside. In the late 70's she moved to Southern California where she trained and worked in the computer industry as a hardware product specialist for many years. Patricia retired from the computer industry in 1991 to stay home and care for her two young sons and take over the computer side of her husband's business. During this time she also began experimenting and exploring her creative side.She has always been creative, and has explored various types of arts and crafts over the years before immersing herself in painting. In 2013, Patricia began painting full time. Love of nature, everyday life and her surroundings are her inspiration. Patricia uses sketches and studies painted on location, still life's or reference photographs from either her own travels or public domain sources, to begin her studio paintings. Some of her work is done 'Alla Prima', all in one session, while others may take weeks to complete. Patricia has worked in a variety of mediums but prefers oils as her chosen medium.A mostly self taught artist, she is influenced by masters like Joaquin Sorrolla, William Wendt, and John Singer Sargent as well as current prominent artists. Participating in many classes and workshops from well known artists as well as delving into books, videos and Internet for insight and exposure to different approaches and techniques. Driven by an intense passion, she paints constantly in studio and outdoors. Her style, at times realistic, at times impressionistic, is an evolving body of work. She has participated in group exhibitions in galleries in Topanga Canyon, Pasadena, Santa Ana, Costa Mesa, Balboa-Newport Beach and Laguna with her first solo show in 2016., and [...]

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