Kalee Bly Choiniere, known in the art world under her alias Sauce, or Barely Awake, is an artist whose work is a journey into the vibrant and psychedelic. A nomadic spirit, Choiniere travels extensively, leaving a trail of mesmerizing murals and paintings that speak to the soul. Her art, predominantly featuring whimsical, drippy psychedelic flowers, seems to dance and swirl off the canvas, captivating and drawing in her audience.

Her unique style combines vivid, bold colors with intricate, swirling patterns. These elements come together to form a visual vortex, a kind of portal that blurs the boundaries between the internal musings of the mind and the external reality. Each piece she creates is more than just a visual treat; it’s a sensory experience, offering what Choiniere describes as a ‘hug for the brain’. This immersive quality in her work has garnered her a following of art lovers who find solace and joy in her creations.

As a designer, Choiniere applies the same level of creativity and passion. Whether working on a small canvas or a large mural, she infuses her work with a sense of magic and dreaminess. Her murals, in particular, have become landmarks in their own right, transforming ordinary spaces into extraordinary spectacles of color and imagination.

Beyond the canvas, Choiniere is an advocate for the therapeutic power of art. She believes in art’s ability to heal, to inspire, and to bring people together. Her journey as a nomadic artist is not just about creating art; it’s about spreading positivity and wonder through her paintbrush. In a world that often feels rigid and grey, Kalee Bly Choiniere, as Sauce or Barely Awake, creates a space where colors flow freely and the imagination can soar without bounds.

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