Ariane Hope Sarno Butler is an artist from Pittsburgh, PA, specializing expressive watercolor landscapes and realistic pet and home portraits. Working in a variety of mediums, including oils, acrylics, and watercolors, she is constantly evolving as an artist. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with degrees in History of Art and Architecture, Studio Art, and Historic Preservation.

Ariane is also member of The Sprout Creative (handmade artisanal watercolor business) design team, and a brand ambassador for Jerry’s Artarama art supply retailer.

If you’ve always wanted to learn how to paint, check out Ariane’s art classes on Skillshare. Click on the “Skillshare” tab in the menu for a link for two free months of unlimited classes.

Follow Ariane on Instagram, @ariane_hope_, for artwork in progress, updates, and video tutorials.

If you are interested in custom portraits, don't hesitate to contact her at ariane.sarnobutler@gmail.com, and you can shop for original paintings, prints, and gifts in the ArianeHopeStudio Etsy Shop.