Ellyett Ahr

Watercolors

My name is Ellyett (pronounced Elliot) and I’m a watercolor artist, registered nurse, and mom of three boys. I’ve lived many lives: I was a model in NYC, an actress in LA, and I’ve worked as a barista, waitress, bartender, pizza maker, hostess, cocktail waitress, wedding photographer, nursing assistant, and cath lab nurse. Painting has always been a love of mine and I would define my style as macabre pop surrealism. My work explores themes of medicine, botany, life, death, and eastern religion. I like to explore ideas of mortality alongside images of verdant life, blooming, and