Date/Time: Thursday, February 17, 7:00PM, MST
Open to participants in TAG’s Speaker Series
Speaker’s name: Liz Walker
Speaker’s website: www.lizwalkerart.com
Liz Walker, who creates award-winning acrylic and marbled paintings in her home studio in the Portland, Oregon area has been painting and teaching throughout the Pacific Northwest for nearly 20 years. Abstracted figures that convey a sense of “story” are her favorite subject matter, and she produces hundreds of paintings each year.
Title of presentation: Under the Influence(s) of…Creating and Recognizing Your Best Work
Description of presentation:
Using a digital presentation/lecture format, Liz will reveal some of the practices and habits that catapulted her work to greater recognition among jurors. Join Liz as she takes you on a visual adventure—charting her creative journey through use of images, ideas, and sage advice she’s gleaned from other artists. She will emphasize the importance of embracing one’s artistic influences—past and present—and show how doing so can improve your own artistic growth.