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First Friday Art Walk

Presented by Bainbridge Branch of the Kitsap Regional Library at Bainbridge Public Library, Bainbridge Island WA

Feb 07 - 29 2020
First Friday Art Walk

“Stormy Weather” paintings by Diane Walker

Meanwhile, Diane Walker, our February featured artist, will host an opening reception to her exhibit titled “Stormy Weather” for First Friday Art Walk, Friday, February 7, 5-7PM in the meeting room.  Below is “Tempest Tossed” and a description of Diane’s exhibit.

Most folks know me as a photographer; I only started painting 7 years ago, when I realized what fun it could be to paint abstracts (Thank you, Christopher Mathie, for your inspiring demo at Bainbridge Arts and Crafts.)

A big part of the pleasure of this work is that I don’t usually know what I’m going to paint until I paint it. Sometimes the result is visually satisfying; more often it’s not – but that’s the joy of working with acrylics: I can just keep painting over what I’ve done until it evolves into something that pleases me.

Though some of my paintings are more realistic than others, I’ve noticed that no matter where I start on the canvas almost all of them seem to evolve either into clouds and rain or

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