(1939 - 2008)
Toni Ellis was active/lived in California, Nebraska. Toni Ellis is known for still life paintings.
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Biography Toni Ellis
Toni Ellis, a San Francisco Bay Area artist, is a contemporary realist specializing in still lives. A self-taught artist, she was born in Lincoln, Nebraska and studied at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania and at The Academy of Realist Art in Seattle.
She has been featured in American Artist; The Artist's Magazine, June 2001; Gentry Magazine, April 2002; and Lincoln Lifestyles Magazine, Summer 2005, and her work is included in several corporate collections.
Ellis has been inspired by contemporary painters John Nava and Claudio Bravo.
In addition to her painting, Ellis is a volunteer grief counselor.
Submitted July 2005 by the artist.
Toni Ellis passed away on May 15, 2008.