The Full Story
ALL ABOUT JENNIE
Jennie was born in 1946 the Chinese Year of the Fire Dog.
She used her little greyhound dogs to portray her daily events which she shared via fax or letter and sent to her daughter Katya together with some of her closest friends.
“Hello My Darling” was always her greeting. In days gone by the fastest way of communication was by fax or letter… this sadly is no longer the case, computers now being de rigueur .
Her daughter Katya, her “Darling” is now the guardian of her work. Their two previous greyhounds Paris and Luna lived to prestigious ages. The newest member of the family is a little black lady Italian greyhound by the name of Shau Ming who continues to portray their everyday Life.
Jennie von Kretschmann’s paintings showcases her stunning work in oil and watercolor painting, influenced by her love of Asia, Chinese astrology, spirituality, nature and animals.
Her pieces display a masterful use of color and texture, with each stroke imbuing a sense of emotion and depth to the canvas. Jennie’s passion and the intricate details of her subjects’ features, and her interest in Chinese astrology is reflected in the symbolism that is evident in her work.
Jennie’s ability to merge her diverse interests into her art is a reflection of her skill as an artist and her ability to create captivating works of art that tell a story.