Reflections on The Ridges: Watercolor Wings of Midwest Game Birds – Artist Fran Vail
April 6 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reflections on the Ridges, our new winter art & lecture series, brings together a diverse group of artists and presenters under a common theme- the natural beauty of The Ridges.
Artist Opening: Thursday, April 6th 4:00-6:00pm
Fran Vail is an award winning artist with both a national and an international reputation. A versatile, classically trained artist, Fran brings her finely honed drawing skills, enthusiasm and experience to both her commissioned and personal paintings.
Lecture: Thursday, April 6th 6:30pm
Fran will discuss her techniques and how she developed the method of painting wings. She will have several examples on hand, showing how each wing is drawn life size and painted with many transparent layers of watercolor.
Admission is Free. Donations welcome.
Art will be displayed throughout the Cook-Albert Nature Center from April 6th – May 1st.