...sketching everything from movie scenes to family vacation destinations. His mother lovingly cherished these early childhood sketches and encouraged Finale to keep and care for them, even throughout his early career as an electrician. It was many years later before Finale discovered his love, and natural talent, for brushing oil onto canvas. His very first painting was created as a gift for his wife Susie propelling Finale into the collected artist he is today.
Robert Finale lives with his wife Susie in Georgia. Together they have three children Joshua, Nathan, and Kayla.
Hanging in homes and galleries around the world, Finale’s heartwarming paintings are captivating, the paint flowing effortlessly from this self-taught artist’s brush, capturing the intrinsic beauty in humankind and nature. His distinctive style is a colorful blend of impressionistic romance and realistic beauty transporting you to an enchanting world of pure and quiet delight.
Finale enjoys exploring the complex interplay of light and its effects on architecture and its surroundings. He has no shortage of subject matter as an avid traveler, and uses his photographs, sketches and memories as the starting point for the inspiring journey in the creation of each masterpiece. Each painting, for Finale, is a journey of unspoken words and hidden whispers of freedom, nurturing the hopes and dreams in each of us.
A quiet, gentle natured man, Robert Finale communicates through a rich vocabulary of brilliant colors and textures allowing him to tap into his own world and the fragile emotions that exist within us all. The infinite emotions that a person may feel upon examining a piece of art is the beauty of this communication in the universal language of art, giving the viewer a powerful tool to look within his own world for the understanding of life’s journey.