AND I PAINTED IT INSTEAD.......... by helene ruiz


ACRYL/MIXED MEDIA ON A WARPED OLD GUITAR thats holds a deep secret from a childhood experience

Helene Ruiz was born January 15, 1958 in New York City. She has exhibited and curated numerous shows and is the founder of The Urban Individualists, an international artists collective.

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  • Nancy Stafford
    Nancy Staffordalmost 7 years ago

    great image of the guitar ver decortive. and beautifuf

  • Robert Dye
    Robert Dyealmost 7 years ago

    Very Nice Helene. I have a guitar that I painted also. You’ve compelled me to upload an image sometime. Curious if you can string this and still play it? Any rate, great job, looks very authentic, and festive. Hope you take care, Peace-

  • actually no its wapred, but i have painted others for friends and they play just fine

    – helene ruiz

  • cheetaah
    cheetaahalmost 7 years ago

    Wow such a great idea, lovely work.

  • Mariam Muradian
    Mariam Muradianalmost 7 years ago

    Well now you have to see if it can be strung and played!
    I am dying to know now!
    How cool would that be?
    Musicians worldwide would be clamoring to own “a Helene Ruiz” guitar!!!!
    I can see the wave now!

  • lol…..i gotta send u a pvt story about the “guitar” too personal to post here

    – helene ruiz

  • Lee Grissett
    Lee Grissettalmost 7 years ago

    very creative…nice work

  • ty

    – helene ruiz

  • Renate  Dartois
    Renate Dartoisalmost 7 years ago

    Wonderful art-work helene.

  • thx

    – helene ruiz

  • Gisele Bedard
    Gisele Bedardalmost 7 years ago

    Looks cool ,great idea.

  • thx gigi

    – helene ruiz

  • Hosny Soliman
    Hosny Solimanalmost 7 years ago

    WEll done dear Helene.

  • Rusty  Gladdish
    Rusty Gladdishalmost 7 years ago

    I love guitars in paintings. They always attract my attention. Love their shape and I like the deep, vibrant colour of this image!

  • thnx!

    – helene ruiz

  • Michelle Avery
    Michelle Averyalmost 7 years ago

    This is really great – and so vibrant!

  • thnx

    – helene ruiz

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