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Putting A Baroness Bang Into Pop Art: Elissa Tracy, Icon In the Making

She’s grown a Facebook following to over 80K (in less than year), she’s given pop-art a whole new level of “bang” and her “Blonde Baroness” alter ego is painting her into a real-life icon. But that’s just how Elissa Tracy rolls, in life and in art: colorful and bold.

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Elissa Tracy: Pop art with a twist  

While we are fans of a great variety of artistic styles, it should come as no surprise that we are especially drawn to pop art (our name might give that away). So when we saw the art of Elissa Tracy we were more than intrigued.

Elissa, originally a photographer and designer, paints in several styles but is moving more towards her Andy Warhol-esque pieces. But whether she is bringing a pop icon like Elizabeth Taylor or Jimi Hendrix to life or creating a stunning abstract work, her highly stylized pieces evoke an emotional reaction. The viewer can sense Elissa’s fearlessness and rebellion in each brush stroke.

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