About

Ellisa Jayne Hague, Painter


Ellisa Jayne Hague is a British oil painter based in Cheshire, who specialises in Chiaroscuro style Still Life, Portraits and Land & Seascapes. Ellisa focuses on creating timeless, elegant and affordable artwork and has collectors in UK, US and Europe; her work has also appeared multiple times in Artfinder’s ‘best of’ editor pick features.

Drawn to the drama of strong values between light and dark, Ellisa uses a variety of subjects to produce paintings that are boldly lit and feature high contrast imagery. She uses classical painting techniques which means producing a monochromatic underpainting that focuses on values before applying multiple layers of transparent glazes to build colour. This traditional painting method can take a while and the end result is filled with beautiful luminosity.

Ellisa sells her work directly via EllisaHagueOriginal and you can also find her on the global art platform, Artfinder.

We hope you enjoy looking around the site, please head over to the ‘contact’ page if you would like to get in touch.

Ellisa

Selfie 8×11″ oils on canvas