Jill Perla is an award winning local artist and art exhibitor who is proud to call Loudoun County, Virginia home. With artworks in collections around the world, Jill is a contemporary American artist with international renown. Jill’s passion is painting original canvas paintings on museum quality canvas. She uses specialized tools such as a palette knife to give high texture and additional interest to her works of art. Jill uses only archival professional grade paints that may include sand, gem stones and glass beads to create depth as well as reflection and special lighting effects. One of her main focuses and source of joy is creating stunning, saturated color in her artwork, expertly applied with tension and emotion. Not wanting to be boxed into any one particular genre, Jill’s art is a winning combination of contemporary, modern, abstract and representational art!