Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Fine Artist

Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway

Lovejoy, GA - United States

 
 
 

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway

Lovejoy, GA - United States

Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Fine Artist

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About Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway

Original Paintings in Oil & Watercolor and some Acrylics. I paint mostly in post impressionist manner. You will also find modern graphic designs and abstract art. I was born in Alsace France and from childhood on, I had Art and a love for nature and beauty in my blood. In my younger years I traveled and saw a bit of the world. After moving to the Unites States I became a full time artist with collectors from all over the world.
I paint what I like and what interests me. From landscapes to still lives, flowers and natural scenes, botanical images to places like Paris, Venice, Rome, Cinque Terre, Provence, The American South, mostly because that is where I live and travel a lot.

Charleston South Carolina and the many places on the East Coast where the natural environment reminds me a lot of Charante where I spend time in my 20'. Visiting Cognac, Dune de Pilat and La Rochelle, the oyster banks at Arcachon, traveling to the Pyrenees mountains and all over France for hat matter. No I haven't been everywhere, but I've seen more that many people and I feel lucky that I had that opportunity. My stomping ground today is America. I hope to return to France some day for another visit.

'My paintings are my thoughts, experiences and dreams. Visual artistic expression is the voice through which I speak!'
Born in France and Living in the United States. Through an adventures life I arrived at my destination being an 'Artist' many moons ago.
Self employed, self representing, self taught. ~Ginette


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All paintings by Ginette of the Okefenokee in Georgia. Okefenokee at a Glance The Okefenokee Swamp is located in Ware, Charlton, and Clinch Counties, Georgia and Baker County, Florida. Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge was established by Executive Order in 1936. The Okefenokee Swamp covers 438,000 acres. It is 38 miles in length at its longest point by 25 miles in width at its widest point. The swamp is approximately 700 square miles. The Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is over 402,000 acres. The wilderness area consists of 353,981 acres and was created by the Okefenokee Wilderness Act of 1974 which is part of the Wilderness Preservation System. Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is the largest National Wildlife Refuge in the eastern United States. It is administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service which is under the Department of the Interior. The Okefenokee Swamp is approximately 7000 years old. It is a vast peat-filled bog inside a huge, saucer-shaped depression that was once part of the ocean floor. The elevation of the swamp varies. There is a 25 foot drop from the northwest side to the southwest side. The range in elevation is from 128 feet above sea level on the northeast side to 103 feet on the southwest side. The vegetative indicator of the natural swamp line is the presence of the saw palmetto. The Suwannee River is the principle outlet of the swamp. The Suwannee flows from the west side of the swamp and empties into the Gulf of Mexico near Cedar Key, Florida. The Suwannee River is 280 miles long. A small area of the southeastern part of the swamp is drained by the St. Marys River. The St. Marys River empties into the Atlantic near St. Marys, Georgia. The St. Marys River is 190 miles long. The Okefenokee Swamp derives its name from Choctaw Indian words meaning "quivering earth" or "Land of the Trembling Earth." The dark tea color of the swamp water is due to tannic acid, derived from dissolved vegetative material and peat. The entire swamp is covered with peat beds which overlay the sand floor. Peat is organic material formed by the decomposition of plants in water. In the Okefenokee Swamp, it takes about 50 years for one inch of peat to form at the base of the swamp. The peat ranges in depth from thin layers at the edges of the swamp and islands to more than 15 feet in places. The average depth of the peat is 5-10 feet. Unstable peat masses will tremble, giving the Okefenokee its name "Land of the Trembling Earth." Average annual temperature is 68 degrees F. The average annual rainfall is 60 inches. Rainfall accounts for approximately 95% of the water in the Okefenokee Swamp. 80% of the rainfall is returned to the atmosphere by evapotranspiration, leaving only 20% to find its way down the Suwannee and St. Mary's Rivers.

Ginette Callaway - Life by the Lily Pond

Life by the Lily Pond

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Swamp Magic Abstract

Swamp Magic Abstract

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Suwanee River Black Waters Modern Art

Suwanee River Black Waters Modern Art

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Okefenokee Wild Free and Peaceful

Okefenokee Wild Free and Peaceful

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Daybreak In The Okefenokee

Daybreak In The Okefenokee

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9 AM In The Okefenokee Georgia

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Okefenokee There is Light at The End

Okefenokee There is Light at The End

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Okefenokee Sunset Magic

Okefenokee Sunset Magic

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Okefenokee Forever Wetland Sunset

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Okefenokee Georgia Impressions

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Abstract Panoramic Landscape Wetland Magic

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Blue Heron Sunset Watercolor by Ginette

Blue Heron Sunset Watercolor by Ginette

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Georgia landscape Okefenokee Sunset

Georgia landscape Okefenokee Sunset

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Okefenokee Mystic Magic

Okefenokee Mystic Magic

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Ginette Fine Art LLC Ginette Callaway - Blue Heron Paradise

Blue Heron Paradise

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