The beauty of life and the joy of living is what Corinne expresses in her sculptures and on her canvases. There is a vibrant quality to this artist's work which results from her masterful drawing ability as she gives birth to her figures in clay. She provides the art lover with a superb example of how much beauty there is in a moment and in the cherished details of daily life.
Corinne studied at Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles, and the Pasadena School of Fine Arts. For thirty years she was a commercial fashion illustrator for department stores in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills. She has been a professional painter for almost 70 years and a painting teacher for over 50 years.
Corinne Hartley has participated in one-woman, group and juried shows. Inspired by her paintings, more than 70 bronze sculptures are available in limited editions. Her prints and cards have been published and distributed throughout the world. The list of collectors and first place awards is impressive.