Rob O’Dell, watercolorist and popular teacher, passed away in 2017. He is missed, but thanks to his family we maintain a small selection of his prints.
Sharon Zimmerman is from Argenta, IL. She is a painter of nature and derives her inspiration from walks in the woods. She works with watercolor, oil and acrylic paints. She is expert at depicting water whether falling with a splash or moving slowly down the creek.
Sue Watts is a watercolor artist from Decatur, IL, who creates a calendar annually. She has a series of birds, barns, and landscapes. Her work is shown as a full sheet of watercolor paper or as a small notecard.
Rae Nell Spencer is a watercolor artist living in Oreana, IL. Much of her work can be described as organic in nature using the forms of overlapping leaves with a touch of sparkle. Her abstracted style will occasionally include a landscape or floral painting.
Pamela Marty of Decatur, IL uses the medium of watercolor to create floral paintings. Realism is her genre of choice. Her palette replicates the colors of nature.
Sue has been in the art profession for over 50 years and has more than 38 years of teaching experience. After winning her first blue ribbon in first grade at the White County Fair, she has never stopped producing art. Travel, another great passion, on 6 of the 7 continents has provided a great wealth of painting source material. Sue lives in Moweaqua, IL and enjoys the calm and peaceful nature and the sense of space in rural America. She is currently doing a series of scenes from rural America, one from each of the 50 states.
Sue paints in watercolor, oil, acrylics, and pastels. Most of her latest paintings are in pastel with a watercolor underpainting, Her style is realistic with a love of color and detail.
Jessica Disbrow paints landscapes, still life and portraits in watercolor. She is a Decatur, IL, resident. She is a realist with an impressionistic style.
Michael Delaney is a watercolor artist from Decatur, IL. Much of his work is generated from everyday scenes around Decatur. His loosely realistic style has a sense of place. Michael has created notecards of some of his work.
Shirley Buescher is a watercolor artist from Pana, IL. She enjoys doing florals and still life paintings.