Rossitto paints with her heart, bringing the viewer with her on an exploration of essence and perception. She looks at things anew, and is continuously studying to develop her skills, in composition, perception, and technical execution. Barbara portrays not only the image, but her impression, and the feeling or essence of the place. She aims to take the viewer with her on the journey and share her appreciation of life.
As an artist, Barbara pushes herself to try new techniques and styles. She enjoys the company of other artists and the critique that comes from studying with local artists as well as internationally acclaimed artists. Barbara paints in oils, watercolor and pastel, a variety of subjects, mainly representational. She accepts commissions for pet portraits, landscapes, homes, boats and gardens.
Barbara’s has won several awards and has been chosen for International and regional as well as local shows, and she belongs to several prestigious societies. Her work is currently exhibited at Spectrum Gallery in Centerbrook, Connecticut.