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  • Named by Kennedy Publishing 2010 - 2011 one of the "Best of Worldwide Oil Artists"
  • The Art of Marne Jaye included in the 2011 Academy Awards Luxury Gift Bags
  • Marne Jaye part of the 2011 MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet Event at the SLS Beverly Hills
  • Participating artist in the Sausalito Arts Festival 2006-2012
  • Top 30 artist in the Palo Alto Arts Festival 2000-2012

Marne Jaye was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and raised in Novato, California. She attended college at UC Santa Barbara and was accepted into the College of Creative Studies, a college within the UC campus for intensive studies in a few selected subjects. Marne studied fine art and literature, there her work developed into its own unique style.

Marne Jaye
Marne Jaye

She has traveled to Mala Mala, South Africa, on safari, gathering photographs and enjoying the animals in the natural habitat. Her paintings are done in oil paints and generally in bright colors with a graphic quality that some interpret as a contemporary / primitive blend. The border, which appears as a frame for each picture, is an intricate lace made up of people, plants and animals, painted with oil paints, a small brush and patience.

Marne has continued to see success with her art through galleries, shows and commission work. Marne's original paintings can be seen on public display at Marin General Hospital in Marin, California and Kaiser Permantante in Sacramento, Walnut Creek and Hayward.

Marne also participates in many charity events such as Celebrate Life–Breast Cancer Foundation, Bowling for Kids Sake–Big Brothers and Sisters Program, Marin's Violins for the Marin Symphony, Hands and Hearts–Autism, and The United States Humane Society fundraisers to name a few.

If you would like to contact Marne Jaye, she can be reached at: 415-209-0332 / marnejaye@msn.com

Recent Additions to the Gallery. View more...

3 Roosters Day Tiger Blue
The Secret 2 Giraffes Pink Elephant
Hidden Plain Sight Peacock2013 In The Moment
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