A highly accomplished painter of detailed still-lifes and landscapes, Jeffrey Ripple has added portraiture to his oeurve. These straightforward portraits reveal Ripple's empathy for his models and offers glimpses of their personal lives. Working in oil on both panel and paper, Ripple's confident and graceful brush strokes capture light, express emotion and reveal the psyche of his subjects.
Jeffrey Ripple's paintings can be found in public collections including the Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK, the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI, and the South Bend Art Center, South Bend, IN. Ripple makes his home and studio in Wisconsin and exhibits nationwide.