Artist Nissa Kauppila, first post to Steemit!

Hi everyone, great to be here on Steemit! I'm looking forward to sharing my work and my life as a career artist. I currently have a studio here in Shenzhen, China and exhibit around the world. I've used other social media as a means of sharing my work and artistic process, such as Instagram, Facebook, etc., but I keep hearing about blockchain and I thought I'd give it a try :-)


I use traditional Chinese watercolors and ink in my work, and paint on traditional Chinese rice paper--I'll go more into the physical process down the road, but for now here's an example of my style and one of my common themes: birds in flight. This particular piece was inspired by egrets I've observed in Hong Kong:


Looking forward to becoming part of the Steemit Universe!




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Hello welcome to steem 👍🏻😀

Welcome to steemit

Saludos desde Venezuela, que bueno ver nuevos usuarios en Steemit.

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gracias! :-)

hi artist are welcome to the community..following you to see more of your work. cheers

Thank you! Followed back :-)

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@nissakauppila it's always great to have artist here on steemit.
Upvotes and followed 😊

thank you, great to be here! followed back :-)

Those cranes look great, nice creativity!

Thank you very much

Welcome to Steemit. Love the art.

Thanks, also @cryptastic says hello :-)

welcome, welcome! you'll love it here!

what a beautiful art!! thats a great art !

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That's an impressive art of yours. The western who learn the Chinese culture artwork. 😆

Have fun learning and share your experiences in Steemit. Enjoy!

Thanks a lot, I appreciate it :-)

Birds are fun to draw and you make me smile.

I agree and I'm glad :-)

What beautiful art! I'm a bit in love with birds, and you capture their ethereal, flighty quality beautifully. Welcome to steemit! Enjoy the platform and look forward to seeing more of your work.

Great, I've got a lot more bird art for you!

Welcome to Steemit, Nissa!
Love your paintings <3
Looking forward to see more of them.

Thank you! I can't wait to keep up with your travels too :-)

Welcome to Steemit @nissakaupila! Awesome Chinese artwork! I also have a brother who loves to paint, you remind me so of him. Looking forward to see more of your artworks! =)

cool, thanks! followed!

Hi, Nissa..Welcome! It is so nice to have you here with us. Let me know if you have any questions, and I will try to help if I can. Good luck!

Thank you very much. I'll follow you

very beautiful..!!!

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Welcome to Steemit, @nissakauppila! I'm curious to hear how you ended up in Shenzhen from Vermont! Good luck on here!

Hello Nissa, welcome to Steem! :-)

Thanks, great to be here