Linda Simon







Linda Simon

Linda Simon

Contemporary Artist


Artist Biography:
Art played a big role for Ms. Simon very early on in her life. Taking Art very serious, Linda was fruitful of accomplishment and appreciation from others. Making use to all that was offered in High School, she took Mechanical drawing, a two year trade school commercial art program, and almost triple majored in Art. Her artist influences include Norman Rockwell, Edgar Degas, Renoir and Nicolas Poussin's "Adoration of the Shepherds". Linda has quality, Contemporary Fine Art based on the enduring aesthetic principles of the old masters, using faces of her family, pets, and dear friends holding hints of Linda's life. Ms. Simon works predominately in non-traditional oils(non-toxic), incorporating pure pigments in her glazing, she also is accomplished in paper mach, clay, charcoal, color pencil, scratch board, pastels, ceramics, watercolors, gouache, airbrush, acrylics, graphite and pen and ink. Her other endeavors include textile and furniture design, refurbishing her 1883 home and the antiques that reside there, cake decorating, painting murals (home & auto), and set designs. She has lived in Central New York all her life. Linda attended Mohawk Valley Community College where she honed her illustration and design skills to gain an AAS degree in Advertising, Design, and Production. The curriculum was a concentrated version (four years into 2) of the Pratt Institute of Design program. After college she was as a Graphic Artist/Technician, where she created everything pre-press and additionally, taught seminars and apprenticeships on photography/prepress. Unfortunately early in her career she was overexposed on the job to many high cancer causing carcinogens, becoming very sick with Environmental Illness. Linda's illness has severely affected her immune system forcing her to stop working. Her true passion is painting in the comfort of her 3rd floor studio, creating joyful scenes that make all admirers happy, and even laugh. Linda lives with her daughter Hillary, two chocolate labs and two blue bengal cats. She has a beautifully decorated Victorian home, displaying her wonderful antiques and paintings for visitors to enjoy.
Linda has been featured:
Giclee of "Derreks Homerun" 3' x5' on the set for CBS CWTV Pilot~ Danni Lowinski (January 2011)
Natural Awakenings Magazine (June 2011 Cover)
Auction of "Play of Yesterday" for USA Field Hockey Olympic Committee (August 2011)
Linda Simon's work has been shown in many local exhibits, and her work has been selected multiple times for exhibition in the Art Expo Show in New York City, and the Neocon Exhibit in Chicago.
Contact: Hillary Simon~ Owner & Art Representative for Linda Simon Fine Art


Girls are Better by Linda Simon


Boys are What Ever by Linda Simon


Capturing the Light by Linda Simon


Angelika by Linda Simon


Mayday Serenade by Linda Simon


Children's Enchantment by Linda Simon


Bouquet of Ballet by Linda Simon


Lessons to Last a Lifetime by Linda Simon


Hands of Devotion - Childhood by Linda Simon


Flutter Flies by Linda Simon


Hillary's Garden by Linda Simon


Behind the Garden Gate by Linda Simon


Some Bunny Loves You by Linda Simon


Some Bunny is a Fuzzy Wuzzy by Linda Simon


Some Bunny is a Honey by Linda Simon


Some Bunny is Charming by Linda Simon


Special Delivery by Linda Simon


Amish Road by Linda Simon


Dandy Day by Linda Simon


Meadow Haven by Linda Simon


Semi-Formal by Linda Simon


Frosty Frolic by Linda Simon


American Express by Linda Simon


Maple Way by Linda Simon


Light Touch by Linda Simon


Divine Beginnings by Linda Simon


Timeless by Linda Simon


Stars Stripes and Exposure by Linda Simon


Remembering Bled by Linda Simon


Play of Yesterday by Linda Simon


Derrek's Homerun by Linda Simon


Behind the Wood Pile by Linda Simon


Lasting Impressions by Linda Simon


New York Times by Linda Simon


TallChief by Linda Simon


Retro Postal Stamp by Linda Simon


Lighthouse Hill by Linda Simon


Shop Talk by Linda Simon


REDS by Linda Simon


WHITES by Linda Simon


Blue by Linda Simon


A Helping Hand by Linda Simon


Grace Under The Parasol by Linda Simon


Horns by Linda Simon


The Kiss by Linda Simon


The Trip by Linda Simon


Mei by Linda Simon



Happy by Linda Simon