Terry Gilecki is a professional artist who is known for koi fish paintings. His koi art is unique and often called realistic. His favorite medium is acrylic. He started his career as an artist at the age of 18. Terry is a commercial artist since 1974. It gave him the opportunity to work with diverse mediums. He uses refined techniques to paint fish in water.
Terry’s technique includes airbrush, scratch back methods and occasionally uses metal powders to achieve dimensional quality. He was fortunate enough to realize the challenge and feel of painting koi fish. He loves to paint from imagination so that he can try to blend reality and surreal. Koi is a great subject that brings color, serenity and life to canvas. His works are widely exhibited throughout galleries in Canada and US. Here are some of the selected works of this acrylic artist.