‘Lord Leopard Gecko’ by Cassandra Kim
Artist: Cassandra Kim
Title: ‘Lord Leopard Gecko’
Medium: Acrylic and oil on masonite
Dimensions: 7.25″ x 5.25″
Framing: Framed in a vintage frame (frame size: 9.25″ x 7.25″)
Year of Creation: 2022
Artwork Will Ship From: USA
About the Artwork:
Leopard geckos always struck me as quirky lizards because they have an ability to make a wide range of expressions, I just thought it would be fun to paint one has an affable yet somewhat arrogant Regency era aristocrat.
About the Artist:
Cassandra Kim is a contemporary artist whose paintings reflect a lifelong love of animals and traditional art. Inspired by the master painters of the past and she seeks to put her own slightly absurd surrealistic twist on art by replacing animals with people. She also has been teaching herself to restore reclaimed antique and vintage wood items to paint on or frame her painting in. She is a Virginia native and 2003 BFA Illustration graduate from Virginia Commonwealth University, and worked as a muralist and graphic artist for Trader Joes for 14 years. In 2013, the Klondike Gold Rush National Park and Chilkoot Historical Site awarded Cassandra with an artist residency. In 2018 Cassandra turned her focus to her personal art full-time. She has been in exhibits across the United States and internationally.