Amanda Sage is an American Artist living in Los Angeles and Vienna Austria. Sage grew up in Boulder Colorado and attended an arts school where she met teacher and artist Hiraku Hirata. She studied in Vienna and became a student artist Ernst Fuchs becoming his assistant and mentee for over 10 years. She studied the Mische-Technique, using oils, acrylic and casein in a wet medium and now teaches courses in visionary art and painting techniques that appear to glow with light on the canvas.
“She who works with her hands is a laborer… She who works with her hands and her head is a craftswoman…
She who works with her hands and her head and her heart is an artist”
– St Francis of Assisi (masculine and feminine reversed from original version by Amanda Sage)