Esma Irvine

Meet the Artist


Esma Irvine is a Louisiana based artist. She enjoys working in many mediums, including oil paint, pastel, stained glass and other mixed media.


Esma claims she  got her  "Start" as an artist in 2013 when she and her eight year old grandson, Landon, were painting in acrylics and she told him one day SHE wanted to be an artist. He announced to her very seriously and loudly, " Mimi, U R A ARTIST!".


Since that time Esma has taken classes from artists she admires in  Louisiana, and has even taken a Pastel painting tour workshop with Louisiana Artist Alan Flattmann, to Greece.


Esma likes to  refer to her art  as a "Gumbo" of sorts, taking a little inspiration from each of her experiences, a pinch from this teacher, a dash from that class,  a stir from a fellow artist.


Esma has won many awards in Louisiana and Mississippi over the years and her beautiful art hangs in many private collections.


Her hope is that her art will inspire the people who see it in a positive way.


Esma's art can be seen in the Rotating Gallery in Franklinton as well as at the following locations:


TO THE MOON AND BACK

422 S. Columbia St

Bogalusa, LA


ESMA'S SECOND TIME AROUND

428 Columbia Street

Bogalusa, LA


ESMA'S NEXT GENERATION

421 S.  Columbia Street

Bogalusa, LA


ESMA'S ANTIQUES

521 Louisiana Ave

Bogalusa, LA






Some Current Paintings for Sale by ESMA

Pumpkin Pair

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16 x 20  

Oil

Traditional canvas.


$ 90.00 USD

Sunny the cow

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14 x 14 

Oil

  Gallerywrap canvas.

1 1/2 inch painted deep edges

Ready to Hang


$119.00 USD


Desert Colors

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20 x 20

Oil

 Traditional Canvas with painted sides.


$99.00 USD

Cooling Off

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 14 x 18

Traditional canvas with painted sides.


$ 138.00 USD


Louisiana Backyard

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16 x 20

Oil

Traditional canvas


$ 129.00 USD

Louisiana Backyard (pastel)

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15 x 18

Pastel

Pastel archival sanded paper.


$ 129.00 USD

Monastery in Greece

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9 x 12 

Pastel

Sanded archival paper


$ 29.00  USD



Yellow Rose

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16 x 20 Canvas, 20 x 24 in Frame

Oil

Traditional Canvas, Professionally Framed

 First Place Award Winner



$ 450.00  USD

Big Blue

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20 x 24

Oil

Traditional canvas with painted edges.


$ 145.00 USD


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 Contact Esma Irvine at :


PHONE : 985.516.9102

email: esmas@bellsouth.net

BLUE, the horse

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16x 20

oil

Traditional Canvas with Painted edges


$ 89.00

White Magnolia

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20 x 24 ,  23 x 27 in frame

Oil

Traditional canvas , framed


$  150.00 

Looking into the past at Mile Branch

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14 x 18 ,  18.5 x 23  framed 

Oil

Traditional canvas, professionally framed


$ 295 USD

Riverside Willow

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10 x 20

Oil

Traditional Canvas with painted edges


$ 49.00  USD