GrissyG was born in Corozal Town, Belize, Central America. She met her husband, Dismas, in 1999 while earning their Associates degree in Art and Multimedia at Los Angeles Mission College, (LAMC). After completing their degrees, they established GrisDismation as a signature for their collaborative work to live a life of learning and creating out of the ordinary art.
Inspired to paint by the challenges in artistic experimentation, GrissyG is an artist who enjoys photography, painting, sculpting and producing digital art. Influenced by great painters such as Van Gogh for his rich textured painting techniques and Michael Parks for his detailed surreal paintings. GrissyG has developed an innovative painting technique, which uses gel mediums, cake tips, and metallic paints to create detailed 3-D textured effects. She is also captivated by technology and utilizes computers and its software to create different forms of digital media from fine digital Art to Animations. GrissyG completed an Associates degree in Art and Multimedia at Los Angeles Mission College in 2002 and 2003 and is currently producing a new series of paintings titled Peafowl, which is about surreal environments where humans are morphed into part peafowl. GrissyG also manages GrisDismation her Art and Animation Company based in California, developing intellectual properties and producing short animations with her husband artist, Dismas.
Current Residence: California
Favourite genre of music: Reggae
Favourite photographer: Me, Dale McRaven and Dismas
Favourite style of art: Acrylic Painting Sculptures
Operating System: OS X
MP3 player of choice: Ipod
Favourite cartoon character: Ongher
Personal Quote: Life is too short to not enjoy every moment, good or bad