Artist Tina Trahan loves being creative! She began drawing and painting at a young age. This love of art has always been a strong part of her life even to this day. She still LOVES to experiment with color and composition. As a self taught artist Tina continues to educate herself through books, workshops, online resources, and other art instructors. She has participated in various competitions, exhibitions and festivals in Southwest Louisiana. It has always been her goal to encourage others to be expressive and creative, having taught art classes for children and adults from beginner to intermediate in graphite, oil, acrylic, watercolor and mixed media. Tina was trained in faux finishing techniques in Atlanta, Georgia and Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Tina has participated in various festivals, juried competitions, exhibitions and gallery shows in Lafayette, Rayne, Crowley, Gueydan, Kaplan, Abbeville, Baton Rouge and New Orleans LA. She had the privilege of painting commercial, residential murals, and a public art mural for the city of Rayne, Louisiana. She has been commissioned to create various art pieces for private collectors and to illustrate a children’s book that was used as an app for iPhones and iPads. Artist Tina Trahan is currently teaching online art classes for children and adults.