Michael Allen Wolfe Born in Grand Rapids Michigan and raised in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, Michael attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh for graphic design in the mid 80s where he discovered his passion for oil painting.
While in Pittsburgh he painted mainly portraits and landscapes using classical painting techniques on commission while working in the Financial industry as a Software Developer.
In June of 2001 Michael relocated to Oahu, with his wife after visiting the Islands on multiple occasions. Michael continues to work as a Software Developer while pursuing his passion with oil painting. While in Hawaii his works evolved from muted tones to a more vibrant color palette that captures the true richness and beauty of the Islands. He produces beautiful art work from his studio at home in Oahu.
The subject of his works are inspired by the beauty of the Hawaiian Islands during his many scenic tours with his wife. His paintings include tropical scenes of Hawaii, tropical fruits/flowers and people of Hawaii in oils.
Michael's art is now available on your favorite apparel including clothing and coffee mugs...