“Hope”

Hello friends - my latest painting is done and not a moment too soon. As I gear up for an art heavy summer, I am glad I got to finish this last piece before deadlines start rolling in! It has changed a lot from the original concept I had in mind but I like how it...

“When I Sleep I Dream Of You”

I had the great privledge of being a part of the recent Bad Apple Artist Collective auction end of May 2022. I was actually one of the original members who found the collective way back in 2012 and thus was invited back for the special 10 year anniversary auction -...

“Storm in a Teacup” – Oil Painting Complete

Here we are at last! Phew, what a journey. Happy to share with you all my latest painting "Storm in a Teacup" which I thought up on cold winter day while revisiting old music from my teenage years.I had never used the expression storm in a teacup before but it is...

“Harbinger” – Oil Painting Complete

New year, new painting! That's what I wrote on instagram when I began this piece...now a million hours later we have come to its conclusion I like this painting, it has all the hope and sentiment of the new year while also having a darker undertone running throughout....

“Wonderland” – Oil painting complete

It's been awhile since I made a proper blog post! This painting seemed to need it though. I took the reference photos for this painting on a whim end of October. It was cold, frosty and this patch of moss was sitting on top of a boulder bathed in light. I loved the...

“Hunger” – Oil Painting Complete

I am very late adding blog posts about my most recent paintings. But I figured better late than never! This was the last oil painting I had completed before my maternity leave ended. From the end of the summer when I painted "My Heart is a Myth" about vulnerability...

“My Heart is a Myth” – Oil Painting Complete

Hello everyone! Hope you all have had an amazing summer and are getting in the mood for fall. After the "Blood, Ash and Bone" collection was completed I had this urge to go from discussing connections of minds and people to inner heart spaces. The first of which you...

“Wardens of the Land” – Oil Painting Complete

Here it is! The final and last painting I had planned for the "Blood, Ash and Bone" collection. This painting never made it to either of the shows, but it was actually one of the original concepts. It was always intended to be the counterpart to the painting "Keepers...

“Blood, Ash & Bone” – Oil Painting Complete

So, here it is - the last and final painting in the series - from which I got it's name! It feels immensely bittersweet writing this blog post as I know now a huge part of my life the past 9 months is now coming to an end. Before this collection, I hadn't painted...

“Salt of the Earth” – Oil Painting Complete

Here we are, already closing in on the end of the series now! This painting was the 7th out of 8 paintings made for this collection and it is the only up close and personal portrait in the series. It is in fact the largest face I've ever painted - and I gotta say - I...

Welcome to the fine art website of Christina Ridgeway. Here you will find a visual collection of her selected works as well as news, originals for sale and a bit about the artist herself. If you have any questions or inquiries – please feel free to get in contact via the link above.