These Jocelyn Hobbie Paintings are Bright and Beguiling

 - Jul 30, 2011
References: kerryschuss & booooooom
Seductive, lustful and mysterious women are the subjects of the latest Jocelyn Hobbie paintings. Based in Brooklyn, New York, the artist creates brilliantly patterned polychromatic portraits of females. Raging from middle-aged femme fatales to young girls dreaming of their first love, the women in the paintings are incredibly alluring and captivating. The imaginary characters all have a story to tell, and seem to be captured in a moment of deep thought.

The color and detail in the Jocelyn Hobbie paintings is incredible, from the beautifully decorated autumn leaves to the gorgeous twilight sky behind two girls sharing a cigarette on the hillside. The women all share a smoky eye, which gives them that intriguing and bewitching look. These strong female portraits are a testament to the powerful bond between females, and each individual's own strengths.