Strike A Pose

Strike A Pose

16 x 20 inches / Oil on Panel / catalog # 205-11

Original SOLD

Private Commission: A Trompe L’oeil painting depicting a Raven (also known as a Rook) posing like the bird on the Rook playing cards. Camille Engel skillfully painted rich textures with clever trompe l’oeil “fool the eye” techniques to create this whimsical painting.

2017 — “ANIMAL/WILDLIFE FINALIST AWARD” The Artist’s Magazine.

2017 — “FINALIST AWARD” Southwest Art Magazine, Artistic Excellence Competition, December issue.

2015 — “ANIMAL/WILDLIFE FINALIST AWARD” The Artist’s Magazine.

2014 — “BEST WILDLIFE 4th PLACE” International Art

Published in “Nashville Arts” magazine, August 2014, “Camille Engel: When Paint Starts to Fly” 3-pg article.

2013 — “TOP 75 FINALIST AWARD” Southwest Art Magazine (from 2100 entries).

2012 — “PURCHASE AWARD” TN State Museum permanent collection.

2012 — “Birds in Art” exhibition, Woodson Art Museum.

2011 — “International Guild of Realism” Exhibition, Sage Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.