Judy Salinsky  ~ Sculptor & Painter

Garibaldi Bronze
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Every time I open my studio door, I can hear creative voices from all directions; “Start with me first!” “No, over here!”







Graduating from UC Irvine with a Bachelor's in Dance, my eclectic pursuit of art led me beyond dance, into pursuing new avenues of my artistic passion. As a dancer, I learned the importance of keeping a balance between discipline and true artistic freedom. As an artist, I continue to learn.


After the three-dimensional world of dance, my explorations into two dimensions started with strengthening my artistic foundations: drawing, light, and the human form. The next big step was the study of color. Adding color to an art piece accentuates one's drawing, I wanted my work to be correct. This led me to study color theory with the Spanish master of impressionist painting; Sebastian Capella.

After many years exploring the 2-D art form, my father, an award-winning wood craftsman, inspired me to revisit my roots, I began to sculpt. Beginning a re-exploration into my three-dimensional desires, my bronze sculpting efforts earned multiple awards and commissions.


I continue to work eclectically as an artist. Oil painting, sculpting, and my kitty, Angel, all vie for equal time in my art studio.


Judy is a native of Southern California.


Commissions Available



Judy Salinsky

Encinitas, CA  92024

(760) 807-0727

Daily 10 - 5 pm

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Exciting News

Three beautiful galleries represent my marine life sculptures:

  • Afishinados Art Gallery on Catalina Island, 26 miles west of Long Beach, CA

  • Bronze, Silver, & Gold in the beautiful beach community of Cambria, located on the Central Coast of California.

  • Corner Frame Shop & Leucadia Art Gallery is located in Leucadia, it is the greatest little gallery in North County of San Diego, CA


It would be a pleasure to have you as my guest at these friendly galleries; let them know I shared their location with you.

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