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Oil painting by Tracy Villa Carrera
Oil painting by Tracy Villa Carrera
Oil painting by Tracy Villa Carrera

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"Coatlicue:
She Who Wears the Serpent Dress"

Tracy Villa Carrera
Oil on canvas. 8" x 15

Tracy Villa Carrera is best known for painting women, wine, and the sensual, she cites as her biggest influences John Singer Sargent, the Mexican muralists, Sue Coe, James Montgomery Flagg, Russian realism, and Berte Morisot.

Carrera attended Weber State University in the early 1990s, and finished her BFA and MFA degrees at Utah State University in Logan, Utah. She's currently represented by Carnahan Gallery in Santa Fe, NM.

You can see more of Carrera's paintings, at www.tvcarrera.com