Author Archives: ArtReach

Birdhouse Gallery 2015: Barbara Schotl

Birdsong 2015 Artist Bio: Barbara Schotl I am primarily a painter but with an undying love for the process and product of printmaking. My Bachelor of Fine Art degree from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis was achieved with an emphasis in Intaglio, Lithography and Block printmaking studies. I currently am limited to wood and linoleum […]

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Birdhouse Gallery 2015: Alice Savitski

Circles: are the memories that are being forgiven. Faded colors: are what others see me as during this time—as if I seem distant, as if I was in the clouds. Birds: are hope and promise of a new beginning. Media: Acrylic paint, gold leaf, iridescent and pearl glazes, recycled gift wrap papers, glitter, glues, India […]

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Birdhouse Gallery 2015: Edie Abnet

Untitled birdhouse Artist Bio: Edie Abnet Edie Abnet grew up in Minnesota and attended art classes at the University of Minnesota and later, the Philbooke Art Center in Tulsa, OK. She started painting with translucent watercolor and found the “rules” of watercolor painting too restrictive. Largely self-taught, she developed her distinctive style after years of […]

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Birdhouse Gallery 2015: Julie Luna

As a small child, I stood with my grandma on her back porch watching and listening to “grandma’s birdies,” imagining the journey the birds took to get to her home—all the other grandmas whistling to the birds, the leaves and flowers budding as they traveled north through wild and exotic lands. This birdhouse tells the […]

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