A watercolor show of the work of Patti Henry and Sallie Bowen is on exhibit at the Uptown Cafe. Located at 47 E. Broadway in uptown Butte, Mt, the show runs through November 2, 2018. Their watercolor show is titled “Botanicals, Interiors, and Landscapes.” It consists of almost forty original watercolors. Background: Artists Sallie Bowen and
The Chinese Experience: Initial Impressions in 1985 My Chinese Experience began in May of 1985. I was selected to be a part of a sixteen-artist group to study Chinese Landscape painting for two months. This was an internship program sponsored by the University of Minnesota: Duluth. Cheng Khee Chee, Duluth artist, workshop instructor and campus
Finding your own Personal Style: Personal style will evolve as you move from the representational to something more imaginative. We all want our own style, our brand, that personal look. In my own work, I am inspired by where I live: the landscapes, buildings, the wild plants, morning and evening light, and my
Imagination and the Right Brain: Imagination will result when successfully switching from left brain to right brain thinking. In the previous blog, ways of thinking and problem solving were discussed and divided between the two hemispheres of the brain: right and left. Each thinks differently and each specializes in its own way of problem solving.