Pamela Anne, born in 1995, was raised in Victoria, British Columbia and currently lives and works in Toronto, Ontario. She has been drawing and painting since a very young age and considers herself to be a self-taught visual artist. Despite no formal training, Pamela Anne has explored various mediums including pencil, charcoal, pastel, ink, acrylic, watercolour, oil, and clay. She has also practiced different subjects such as landscapes, portraits, still life, nature, and abstract.
Shortly before attending university, to which Pamela Anne studied psychology, she began painting portraits with oil paint and has continued that passion over the last six years. Her portraits are realistic; however, many of her paintings include an abstract or mystical aspect and these are what Pamela Anne is best known for.
Pamela Anne’s oil paintings are a snapshot of a moment or thought that represent a reflection of her mood. Her portraits convey certain emotions within the faces and emphasis within the eyes. Pamela Anne typically paints herself, those she knows, and those who inspire her. Knowing her subjects, she integrates their hidden stories into the paintings.