By Bonnie Gangelhoff ART EDUCATION: Bachelor of fine arts from Western State College, Gunnison, CO. STYLE: Idealized realism. I take a subject and make up a scene around it. MOST INTERESTING THING ABOUT THE WAY YOU WORK: I paint in watercolor, and lately I’ve been painting really big—36 by 96 inches. I do big...
By Bonnie Gangelhoff Talk about dedication to authenticity: California painter Meadow Gist not only paints scenes from U.S. history, especially the era of the American Revolution, but she also sews all the costumes for her models. “It helps me relate to the times,” she says. In the past three years, Gist has made about...
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Beauty in the eye of the beholder
Steven Graber’s charcoal images evoke a feeling of timelessness
From traditional to cutting edge, Indian art is growing in value and diversity
Eight artists focus their attention on fruits and veggies.
five artists celebrate the season with paintings of the western landscape
This month we spotlight Karen Vance, Jineen Griffith, and Elizabeth Locke