Barbara’s art career started at the early age of 8-9 years drawing animals and painting store windows for the holidays in her birthplace, Van Wert, Ohio. She attended ASU majoring in art, and Scottsdale Artist’s School. Representational art is her focus and she is a self-proclaimed colorist using vivid colors in her southwest paintings. She does paintings of New Mexico Pueblos, landscapes of Arizona Southwest, and Colorado scenes. Traveling all over the U.S. and Europe she paints from her visits to many locations. Barbara is a founding member of Arizona Plein Air Painters and exhibits at many local events and galleries. She has also been featured in “Arizona Images Magazine,” “Art of the West” and participates in Sedona Visual Artist’s Open Studio Tour each year.
Access to exhibit through the City Clerk’s office, 824 N. Main Street.